Testing mailscanner, spamassassin & f-prot

Victor R. Cain vic at vicsfamily.net
Tue Feb 25 17:58:29 GMT 2003

Here's what the headers look like on a simple e-mail sent to myself:
  Return-path: <vic at vicsfamily.net>
  Received: from bright04. (bright04-qfe0.icomcast.net [])
   by msgstore03.icomcast.net
   (iPlanet Messaging Server 5.2 HotFix 1.09 (built Jan  7 2003))
   with ESMTP id <0HAV00IVMFPWP2 at msgstore03.icomcast.net> for
   vrcain at ims-ms-daemon; Tue, 25 Feb 2003 10:44:20 -0500 (EST)
  Received: from mtaout03 (bright-LB.icomcast.net [])
          by bright04. (8.11.6/8.11.6) with ESMTP id h1PFiJI19569 for
   <@msgstore03.icomcast.net:vrcain at comcast.net>; Tue,
   25 Feb 2003 10:44:19 -0500 (EST)
  Received: from monarch2.comcast.net
   (pcp483059pcs.oakrdg01.tn.comcast.net [])
   by mtaout03.icomcast.net
   (iPlanet Messaging Server 5.2 HotFix 1.09 (built Jan  7 2003))
   with ESMTP id <0HAV009UTFPUB0 at mtaout03.icomcast.net> for vrcain at comcast.net
   (ORCPT vrcain at comcast.net); Tue, 25 Feb 2003 10:44:18 -0500 (EST)
  Date: Tue, 25 Feb 2003 10:33:41 -0500
  From: "Victor R. Cain" <vic at vicsfamily.net>
  Subject: To: vrcain at comcast.net to look at headers
  To: vrcain at comcast.net
  Reply-to: vic at vicsfamily.net
  Message-id: <200302251033.41144.vic at vicsfamily.net>
  MIME-version: 1.0
  Content-type: text/plain;
  Content-transfer-encoding: 7bit
  Content-disposition: inline
  User-Agent: KMail/1.5
  Original-recipient: rfc822;vrcain at comcast.net
  Status: R
  X-Status: N

I assume there should be some mention of MailScanner in there somewhere.  I am
using Kmail to read mail, exim & procmail are loaded but no other MTAs.
Sendmail is not on the system.

Any ideas appreciated.

On Tuesday 25 February 2003 04:18, Spicer, Kevin wrote:
> > I can execute SpamAssassin's test files directly and they seem to work
> > the way they are supposed to.  I tried sending myself
> > messages with the bodies
> > replaced by the two SA test files and neither was flagged as spam.
> Check your message headers to see if there are any mailscanner headers
> there.  If not then they are not being passed through MailScanner - maybe
> you have sendmail processes running that shouldn't be?
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Victor R. Cain             (865)435-5084    Fax:(865)435-9709
E: vic at vicsfamily.net      Web: www.vicsfamily.net

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