Performance discussion

Alex Broens ms-list at
Thu Apr 19 11:40:52 IST 2007

On 4/19/2007 12:04 PM, Steve Freegard wrote:
> Hi Erik,
> Erik van der Leun wrote:
>> Hi,
>> In my MailScanner setup, I use several addons like DCC, Pyzor, Razor, 
>> OCRText, Spamassassin-rulesdujour, Spamhaus lists, etc...
>> I heard about FuzzyOCR's way of not continuing to detect several 
>> properties of an email, if the total SA score is high enough already.
>> I can imagine it would be an interesting additional /*optional*/ 
>> feature for MailScanner, if MailScanner could stop further tests if 
>> let's say
>> the High Scoring Spam threshold already is passed?
>> I at least would be very interested in this...
> You won't have too long to wait then... when SpamAssassin 3.2 is 
> released it contains a plug-in called 'Shortcircuit' that allows it to 
> skip further tests if a specific set to rules are triggered and 
> immediately return spam or ham results.


Have you guys got short_cirsuiting to work with MailScanner?

I'm not seeing it triggering on my test MS/SA3.2 box.


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