Mailscanner + spamassassin +Razor + Pyzor + DCC

Scott Silva ssilva at
Fri Mar 16 00:33:18 CET 2007

Glenn Steen spake the following on 3/15/2007 10:27 AM:
> 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
> least:-).
> 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
> today;-).
> Cheers
I bow from my ignorance! :-)


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