Mailscanner 4.12-2 + Spamassassin 2.50 == Mail Server breaks badly.

Julian Field mailscanner at
Mon Feb 24 11:52:30 GMT 2003

What version of what OS are you using?

At 11:38 24/02/2003, you wrote:
>The guys over at spamassassin said, that I should report my issue here to
>find a common thread for this obvisouly reported issue.
>To make it easier for you, this is the setup we are running
>Latest Sophos
>Perl 5.6.1
>sendmail 8.12.7
>Mailscanner 4.12-2
>COMPAQ AlphaServer DS10 617 MHz is the System
>The symptoms are as follows:
>When running 2.50 the Mailscanner behaves quite odd
>a) The load shoots sky High
>b) The RFC based checks time out
>c) The spamassassin times out
>d) only 1 message is processed even though Mailscanner sees a batch of more
>than 1 message
>e) nothing is delivered to the outgoing mail queue.
>Is there any other debug output you might need?
>Thank you

Julian Field
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