Beta BUG? - SA Auto Whitelist

Raymond Dijkxhoorn raymond at PROLOCATION.NET
Mon Nov 1 16:10:26 GMT 2004

Hi Matt,

> I think this might be a subtle API change on the SA end. Use the
> "use_auto_whitelist" option until Julian can fix it. Julian's been aware of
> the problem since SA 3.0 came out. In the meantime, if you've got SA 3.x
> disable it with the use_auto_whitelist option as Steve did.
> For those using 2.6x, SpamAssassin Auto Whitelist = no in MailScanner.conf
> should work fine on it's own. Eventualy it should work for 3.0 again, but
> use_auto_whitelist is a good workaround in the meantime.
> Using a score 0 setting for the AWL is a bad idea. This works well for
> rules with fixed scores, but not so well for the AWL which has a dynamic
> scoring system and doesn't normally even have a score statement.

Well, it was told by one of the SA guys, in a porivate chat, but if its
fixed somewhere else, fine by me ;) It works for me, as a very quick fix
to get the (for me) irrtating AWL out of there :)


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