whitelist lint problems...

DAve dave.list at pixelhammer.com
Tue Jun 20 15:23:40 IST 2006

Rob Morin wrote:
> No matter what i do i keep getting
> [24084] warn: config: failed to parse line, skipping: 
> /opt/MailScanner/etc/rules/spam.whitelist.rules
> the format is as follows
> # This is where you can build a Spam WhiteList
> # Addresses matching in here, with the value
> # "yes" will never be marked as spam.
> FromOrTo:       default         no
> #From:               yes
> #### No need to scan from Brian, as it is already scanned
> From:         yes
> From:            yes
> ####
> FromOrTo:    *@*.blackberry.net   yes
> FromOrTo: orcasound at videotron.ca          yes
> FromOrTo: tous at flextherm.com              yes
> FromOrTo: weather at inbox.weather.com               yes
> #FromOrTo: testing at orcasound.com           yes
> i tried with using just spaces and only just tabs i get the same 
> thing.... even if i have only one line in the file...
> its weird!?
> any ideas?

Have you tried just hand typing everything into a newly touched file and 
checking to see if the problem remained?

What does ":set list" in VIM show?

Dunno if that helps, but it would be the first two things I would try.


Three years now I've asked Google why they don't have a
logo change for Memorial Day. Why do they choose to do logos
for other non-international holidays, but nothing for

Maybe they forgot who made that choice possible.

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