You can't score AWL manually

Nick Meverden nmeverde at NP.K12.MN.US
Mon Feb 7 18:48:01 GMT 2005

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> I asked before about the AWL score. I was told I could not score it but
> to tun off "use_auto_whitelist". I have searched high and low and can
> not find this setting. I have found "SpamAssassin Auto Whitelist = " I
> have changed it to no and reloaded (/etc/init.d/MailScanner reload). We
> are still getting spam passed because the AWL score brings it down over
> two points.

edit spam.assassin.prefs.conf and add

use_auto_whitelist 0

then reload mailscanner

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