SpamAssassin Local Rules change

Stephen Swaney steve.swaney at FSL.COM
Sun Jan 11 20:33:50 GMT 2004

On  Sunday, January 11, 2004 11:23 AM, Gerry Doris wrote

> In the "for what's it's worth dept"...
> I installed the new unstable version of MailScanner and also dropped the
> SpamAssassin bigevil rules into /etc/mail/spamassassin.  The SA rules
> are recognized without any patches to and I've started seeing
> evilrule hits in the spam messages.
> I'm not sure that bigevil rules is the correct way to go (writing tons
> of custom rules) but I guess if someone is willing to maintain
> them...why not.
Putting the additional SA .cf rules in /etc/mail/spamassassin also works
fine on Red Hat systems.


Stephen Swaney
Fortress Systems Ltd.
Steve.Swaney at

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