SpamAssassin 3.2.5 woes

Martin.Hepworth martinh at
Fri Jun 27 09:14:58 IST 2008


Run mailscaner in debug mode and see what's going on...

MailScanner -debug -debug-sa

How did you install spamassassin??? RPM? Jules's handy installer, CPAN??

Martin Hepworth
Snr Systems Administrator
Solid State Logic
Tel: +44 (0)1865 842300

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mailscanner-bounces at
> [mailto:mailscanner-bounces at] On Behalf
> Of Steffan Henke
> Sent: 26 June 2008 18:27
> To: mailscanner at
> Subject: SpamAssassin 3.2.5 woes
> Hello,
> today I updated SA from 3.2.4 to 3.2.5. I noticed all emails
> scored "0"
> in MailScanner, so updated that one from 4.67.6-1 to 4.70.7-1 as well.
> Makes no difference, all emails scanned in MS still have a
> Spam score of 0...
> As a downgrade from SA 3.2.5 to 3.2.4 as well as the MS
> downgrade still is not working, I'm kinda stuck.
> The last lines of output of a MailScanner --debug --debug-sa are:
> 19:24:45 [15116] dbg: rules: running full tests; score so far=0
> 19:24:45 [15116] dbg: rules: compiled full tests
> 19:24:45 [15116] dbg: rules: running meta tests; score so far=0
> 19:24:45 [15116] dbg: rules: compiled meta tests
> 19:24:45 [15116] dbg: check: is spam? score=0 required=5.5
> 19:24:45 [15116] dbg: check: tests=
> 19:24:45 [15116] dbg: check: subtests=
> 19:24:45 Building a message batch to scan...
> - so no test comes in at all...
> Does this sound familiar to anybody ??
> Regards,
> Steffan
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