Debugging Spamassassin

Julian Field mailscanner at
Tue Apr 29 17:03:45 IST 2003

At 15:16 29/04/2003, you wrote:
>Running "spamassassin -D --lint", one of the output lines looks like this:
>debug: bayes corpus size: nspam = 14120, nham = 20635
>What does "corpus" mean? is nspam means number of spam detected by SA so far?
>Or, spam learned so far?

Spam (and non-spam) learned so far.

>Finally, can I safely delete *.db files in my /var/spool/spamassassin?
>The time stamp on those files never changed for 2 months:

Yes. You are now using the DB format that doesn't put ".db" on the end of
the filenames.
Julian Field
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