SpamAssassin score is always zero
adrik at SALESMANAGER.NL
Wed Jul 20 13:38:41 IST 2005
> I just set up MailScanner 4.43.8 on Redhat 9 (Intel). SpamAssassin
> 2.6.4 was already installed. For the most part things are working as
> expected. SpamAssassin, however, doesn't catch anything when run
> through MailScanner.
> Here's a typical maillog entry:
> Jul 19 16:52:58 **** MailScanner: Message XYZ from **** (****)
> to **** is spam, SBL+XBL, spamhaus.org, spamcop.net, SpamAssassin
> (score=0,required6, autolearn=)
> The SA score is zero on every entry in the log.
> However, if I feed the quarantined copy of that message directly to
> spamassassin -D <
> SA gives it a score of 17.653, and generally does what it's supposed
> Any thoughts on why SA isn't working when called by MailScanner?
Looking at the maillog entry it looks like MailScanner is also doing RBL
checking (SBL+XBL, spamhaus.org, spamcop.net). Since the message is
already flagged as spam from the RBL checking, doesn't Mailscanner then
skip the SpamAssassin checks?
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