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

Matt Kettler mkettler at
Fri Jun 30 19:18:03 IST 2006

Chris Hammond wrote:
> I never noticed before but bayes_seen was almost 90MB.  Supposedly due to a bug
> that was supposed to be fix in SA 3.1.x which I am running from Dag's repo but the
> db was still huge. 

No, it wasn't fixed in 3.1.. they made a *hack* in 3.1 which allows you to
delete bayes_seen without corrupting the whole bayes database.

In SA 3.0 or lower, if your rm'ed bayes_seen you risked having to wipe the whole
bayes db.

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