Solved!! RE: [MAILSCANNER] Spamassassin always scores 0.

Milton R. Calnek mcalnek at PCPLACE.CA
Wed Aug 3 21:16:01 IST 2005

> -----Original Message-----
> From: MailScanner mailing list [mailto:MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK] On
> Behalf Of Matt Kettler
> Sent: Wednesday, August 03, 2005 12:03 PM
> > debug: Score set 0 chosen.
> > SA bayes lock is /root/.spamassassin/bayes.lock
> > Bayes lock is at /root/.spamassassin/bayes.lock
> > debug: Failed to parse line in SpamAssassin configuration, skipping:
> > bayes_file_mode 0660
> Well, I don't know why it failed to parse, it should honor this in
> version
> of SA starting with 2.50. Are you *sure* your install is really SA
> and not
> some old version.
> Double check. Look for duplicate installs.
> The behavior I see from your errors would be consistent with SA 2.43
> trying to
> parse SA 3.0 configfiles and a mixture of outdated and buggy options.

How about 2.63? I found a non-rpm'd version installed.  Once I removed
it and restarted msilscanner, spam scores are no longer 0.

Thanks Matt.

> You *MUST* include the "x" bit in bayes_file_mode. It's used in
> directories and very bad things will happen if you set it to anything
> other than
> 700, 770 or 777.

I'll keep that in mind when I start using baynes.

Milton Calnek
mcalnek at
+1 306 359 6939


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