spam sneaking thru because spamassassin times out?
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Fri Nov 21 10:14:16 GMT 2003
At 08:01 21/11/2003, you wrote:
>I've been noticing a bit of spam sneaking through the system evidently because
>SpamAssassin timed out. I never had that before I upgraded SA and MS. Any
>thoughts or workarounds?
If you use razor or pyzor, check your server lists are up to date. There is
a "server discovery" command in each of these packages I believe, you will
find it in the docs for those packages.
In spam.assassin.prefs.conf, keep the rbl_timeout figure fairly small (10
or 15 seconds?) so that MS doesn't kill SA just because SA is waiting for
an RBL lookup.
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