4.57.4: SA score big, yet delivered

Jeff A. Earickson jaearick at colby.edu
Tue Nov 28 13:02:38 GMT 2006

On Mon, 27 Nov 2006, Jeff A. Earickson wrote:

> Date: Mon, 27 Nov 2006 15:54:49 -0500 (EST)
> From: Jeff A. Earickson <jaearick at colby.edu>
> Reply-To: MailScanner discussion <mailscanner at lists.mailscanner.info>
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> Subject: 4.57.4: SA score big, yet delivered
> Gang,
> I've had to roll back to 4.56.7 because a bunch of spam got
> delivered to people, including me, with no {Spam?} for a
> score 5< x < 10, and no delete for High Spam.  I've stared at my
> debug output, nothing strange.  The emails in question got properly tagged 
> with SA scores (in the header and in the syslog output).  Yet nothing got 
> tagged in the Subject line
> or deleted.  Any ideas???

In my previous test, the MailScanner.conf file had:

Spam Modify Subject = start

I changed the "start" to "yes" to see if it makes a difference.  Nope.
Spam gets scored properly and then gets delivered, no matter what.

Jeff Earickson
Colby College

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