Mailscanner + spamassassin +Razor + Pyzor + DCC

Glenn Steen glenn.steen at
Thu Mar 15 18:27:49 CET 2007

On 15/03/07, Scott Silva <ssilva at> wrote:
> Matt Kettler spake the following on 3/14/2007 11:05 AM:
> > Nicolas Canepa wrote:
> >> Hi, I am using Mailscanner with spamassassin. For what i've read you can
> >> define in Mailscanner.conf to use pyzor, razor and dcc, or tell
> >> spamassassin to use razor, pyzor and dcc in the file.
> >
> > Em, no. you can define it in, spam.assassin.prefs.conf, or
> >
> > You cannot define it in MailScanner.conf, which is a MailScanner config file.
> > on the other hand is a spamassassin config file, and lives in the
> > spamassassin site rules directory.
> Actually, is supposed to be a softlink to
> spamassassin.prefs.conf. If you have something else, you are breaking the
> reason that this was done.
Scott my friend, if you link from A to B or from B to A is
immaterial... You can well have be a plain file and
link it from spam.assassin.prefs.conf ... The only risk you run is at
upgrades and such where things could become ... troubled, to say the
So sure, it might be best to stick with the assumptions of the script, but there's really nothing functionally hindering
you from doing it "backwards"... :)

And I wouldn't "tickle" Matt about this (Wouldn't want to bring the
Kettler to a boil:-)... He's the sole reason things are as they are

-- Glenn
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