massive spamassassin database files (Was: RE: Users of RBL's)

Matt Kettler mkettler at
Thu Jun 29 16:01:09 IST 2006

Daniel Maher wrote:
> Hi there,
> Speaking of massive spamassassin-related files, my auto-whitelist files are /huge/ - in every case larger than the seen and token files by a factor of 2 or 3.  Any idea what I could be doing to keep the whitelist nice and trim as well?

>From the "tools" directory of the SpamAssassin tarball, there's a script called

Running check_whitelist --clean <awl_database_file> will purge all the "seen
only once" entries from the AWL database.

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