Some .cf files not being used by SpamAssassin under
mkettler at EVI-INC.COM
Fri Sep 16 16:45:11 IST 2005
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Dhawal Doshy wrote:
> Just a small suggestion, what if you "cat lotto.cf >> local.cf (or
> spam.assassin.prefs.conf)" and test out mailscanner.. won't help you to
> really solve the problem but will at the least identify if the '.cf'
> file is not being read at all OR mailscanner can't read the lotto rules.
I tried making ALL my rules into one file. I moved all my .cf files out and did:
cat * >> /etc/mail/spamassassin/monolithic.cf
and then reloaded mailscanner.
Still the problem persists. SA honors the lotto rules, mailscanner does not
> Also check some basic things like ownership / permissions on lotto.cf
> (already sure you've done that)
I checked all that, everything is world readable.
# ls -l /etc/mail/spamassassin/
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 353254 Sep 16 11:31 monolithic.cf
> assuming you are running --lint (or -D)
>> as root and mailscanner as your mta id / group.
Actually, I'm running both as root, which is typical in a sendmail environment.
# ps xu |grep MailScanner
root 9890 0.0 3.3 22180 17420 ? S 11:29 0:00 /usr/bin/perl
-I/usr/lib/MailScanner /usr/sbin/MailScanner /etc/MailScanner/MailScanner.conf
<snip, copies of all the children, also running as root>
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