[Fwd: [SA-Announce] SpamAssassin 2.62 is released!]

Peter Bonivart peter at UCGBOOK.COM
Sun Jan 18 02:32:00 GMT 2004


-------- Original Message --------
Subject: [SA-Announce] SpamAssassin 2.62 is released!
Date: Sat, 17 Jan 2004 19:13:23 -0500
From: Theo Van Dinter <felicity at kluge.net>
To: Spamassassin List <spamassassin-talk at lists.sourceforge.net>
CC: Spamassassin Devel List <spamassassin-dev at incubator.apache.org>,
spamassassin-announce at lists.sourceforge.net

SpamAssassin is a mail filter which uses advanced statistical
and heuristic tests to identify spam (also known as unsolicited
commercial/bulk email).


Pick it up from:


e0cf85b038d85bb83083ee474763ed3c  Mail-SpamAssassin-2.62.tar.gz
d16248b99675bef3da5e14890099590e  Mail-SpamAssassin-2.62.tar.bz2
76a990a24d10b6835d8073240a40cf48  Mail-SpamAssassin-2.62.zip

06cebe409f11cf132736a03849ad7ccb7e0bd6a0  Mail-SpamAssassin-2.62.tar.gz
28e09727f394c72efcb8019e83b8a3359b82c70a  Mail-SpamAssassin-2.62.tar.bz2
c83bd44a830c2195610edf0b4be31f62c5e0b0c4  Mail-SpamAssassin-2.62.zip

Or on CPAN shortly, once the mirrors update.

The release files also have a .asc accompanying them.  The file serves
as an external GPG signature for the given release file.  The signing
key is available via the wwwkeys.pgp.net keyserver, as well as

The key information is:

pub  1024D/265FA05B 2003-06-09 SpamAssassin Signing Key
<release at spamassassin.org>
      Key fingerprint =3D 26C9 00A4 6DD4 0CD5 AD24  F6D7 DEE0 1987 265F A05B

Summary of major changes since 2.61

   - Fixed two bugs related to Received line generation and parsing.
   - Modified two rules to reduce false positives.
   - Fixed bug where spamd temporary init directory wasn't removed in
some situations.
   - Modified HABEAS_SWE to function even if the Habeas headers were out
of their normal order.
   - Fixed bug where reporting wouldn't remove message markup before
being learned by Bayes.
   - Fixed bug where report_safe_copy_headers would reverse the order of
the Received headers.
   - Fixed several bugs in the Bayes system caused by DB_File oddities.

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