Beta release 4.61.3

Scott Silva ssilva at
Fri Jun 22 23:05:57 IST 2007

John Wilcock spake the following on 6/22/2007 4:15 AM:
> Julian Field wrote:
>> Nerijus Baliunas wrote:
>>> Could you please rename /etc/cron.daily/sa-update to update_spamassassin
>> No problem. This will be in the next release.
> While you're updating that, Julian, you might like to add in sa-compile
> functionality for SA 3.2.x
> It could be as simple as
>   /usr/bin/sa-update && /usr/bin/sa-compile &> /dev/null \
>     && /etc/init.d/MailScanner reload
> though I suppose you'd have to test for the existence of sa-compile to
> allow for those still using 3.1.x.
> Ideally the script would also allow for an alternative sa-update channel
> file for those of us who use sa-update rather than rulesdujour for SARE
> rules, for example, though it could be argued that this is up to
> individual admins to customise.
> John.
I have seen a lot of noise that compiled scripts can actually use more memory
because spamassassin sometimes loads the original script and the compiled one.


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