Disabling auto sa-update in MailScanner

Julian Field MailScanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Tue Nov 27 16:26:13 GMT 2007

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Ramprasad wrote:
> How can I disable sa-update in mailscanner
Remove the execute bits from /etc/cron.daily/update_spamassassin.
> Some rules added due to sa-update ( especially the completewhois 
> lookups )  create problems for my server. I cannot disable the rules 
> by scoring them 0 , because the actual rules are sometime removed by 
> sa-update and a score of 0 in local.cf gives lint errors
> I simply want to run sa-update manually and I dont want Mailscanner 
> running it automatically for me
> How do I do this ?
> Thanks
> Ram
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