SA times out

Julian Field MailScanner at
Wed Apr 2 16:16:58 IST 2008

Kevin Miller wrote:
> Julian Field wrote:
>> What happens if you put one of those Russian spam in your incoming
>> mail queue, run MailScanner --debug --debug-sa and watch what
>> happens? The --debug-sa now outputs time stamps with every debug line
>> output, so you can see exactly how long it is waiting at each stage.
> If there's a bunch of messages in the incoming queue, how do you specify
> which message you want to test against?
You can't.
>   I don't know if that
> functionality is already there,
It's not.
>  but perhaps a feature request could be a
> CLI switch to specify the message ID so MS only scans the particular
> message(s) that you're interested in observing.
Good idea. I'll take a look. Would a single ID do?


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