SpamAssassin Temporary Files

Julian Field mailscanner at
Wed Aug 23 19:57:01 IST 2006

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What does it use as default if it's not set?

- --[ UxBoD ]-- wrote:
> Hi,
> I am attempting to tune our MailScanner/SpamAssassin implementation, and have created a 256MB tmpfs for the bayes databases and incoming work area.
> What would be good is if a configuration item could be added to MailScanner for the SpamAssassin TMPDIR variable.  I have harded coded it at the moment  in the MailScanner perl script with :-
> $ENV{TMPDIR}="/var/spool/MailScanner/spamassassin"; # Write Temp Files to TMPFS
> And that does appear to speed things up quite nicely.  I have FuzzyOCR running aswell so this now inherits the TMPDIR path aswell.
> What do you think ?
> Cheers,
> --[ UxBoD ]--
> // PGP Key: "curl -s | gpg --import"
> // Fingerprint:     543A E778 7F2D 98F1 3E50  9C1F F190 93E0 E8E8 0CF8
> // Keyserver:                     Key-ID: 0xE8E80CF8

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