Can I see what MailScanner is doing?

Julian Field MailScanner at
Tue Aug 23 10:21:02 IST 2005

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On 23 Aug 2005, at 09:43, Remco Barendse wrote:

> Hi!
> I just added the rule but after restarting MailScanner  
> mail just seems to be piling up in /var/spool/
> I removed the rule and restarted mailscanner again. When I run top  
> I see MailScanner is eating up cpu time but nothing seems to appear  
> in the maillog.
> Is there any place I can see what MailScanner is doing??

This must be in the MAQ or Wiki somewhere, but I can't find it right  
Shutdown MailScanner, set "Debug = yes" and "Debug SpamAssassin =  
yes" in MailScanner.conf, then "check_MailScanner". It will probably  
die with some error message, that will hopefully shed some light on  
what is wrong. Fix the problem, put the debug options back to no  
again and restart MailScanner.
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