Derek Winkler dwinkler at ALGORITHMICS.COM
Mon Feb 2 18:33:42 GMT 2004

Does allowing the MailScanner restart via "Restart Every" also re-initialize



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Sent: Monday, February 02, 2004 1:04 PM
Subject: Re: Rules_du_jour

You should only require a reload, as that re-initialises SA. But doing a
restart has very little impact that doesn't happen when doing a restart. So
feel to restart if you prefer.

At 17:19 02/02/2004, you wrote:
>Hi All,
>Quick question for those of you that might be using rules_du_jour for
>updating your custom SA rulesets.
>I've configured 'my_rules_du_jour' with an SA_RESTART command of
>"/etc/init.d/MailScanner reload" - and in the back of my mind I'm not sure
>if this is right - does MailScanner re-compile SpamAssassin on a reload
>(thus re-reading the custom rules) or does it actually require a 'restart'
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