~root/.spamassassin/auto-whitelist is huge -- but autowhitelist
is not enabled...?
Furnish, Trever G
TGFurnish at herffjones.com
Wed Jul 19 22:03:11 IST 2006
D'OH! Nevermind -- found the comment next to this option in the new
# To disable whitelisting, you must set "use_auto_whitelist 0" in your
# spam.assassin.prefs.conf file as well as set this to no.
Thanks, Julian, for adding that comment. :-)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Furnish, Trever G
> Sent: Wednesday, July 19, 2006 4:26 PM
> To: 'MailScanner discussion'
> Subject: ~root/.spamassassin/auto-whitelist is huge -- but
> autowhitelist is not enabled...?
> If SpamAssassin Auto Whitelist = no, shouldn't my system NOT
> be creating ~root/.spamassassin/auto-whitelist?
> My auto-whitelist file is 185MB, even though mailscanner's
> configured not to use auto-whitelist (and spamassassin isn't
> used by anything on this server other than mailscanner).
> MailScanner version is 4.38.9; spamassassin version is 3.0.2.
> I only noticed the huge auto-whitelist file as part of
> preparing for upgrades to the latest versions of both. I'm
> just surprised to find it being used, since the mailscanner
> setting is set to no. (And yes, the file's recent, not just
> an old file.)
> Am I misunderstanding? Should that be in use? Is this just
> a bug in my software versions?
> Trever Furnish, tgfurnish at herffjones.com Herff Jones, Inc.
> Unix / Network Administrator
> Phone: 317.612.3519
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