sa-learn hangs

Eric Dantan Rzewnicki rzewnickie at RFA.ORG
Sat Mar 12 00:31:29 GMT 2005

I've upgraded to spamassassin 3.0.2. I'm using the fsl
spam.assassin.prefs.conf from
As far as I can tell spamassassin is working well with MailScanner

However, trying to run sa-learn to train on spam or ham just hangs.
sa-learn --dump magic -p /opt/MailScanner/etc/spam.assassin.prefs.conf
works fine and shows that the bayes database is growing as it should
through autolearning.

However if I run:
sa-learn --showdots --mbox --ham -p /opt/MailScanner/etc/spam.assassin.prefs.conf <ham_box>

sa-learn just hangs. Same happens for --spam.

strace shows it stuck on a read(0,

Any ideas?
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