Changes to spam.blacklist.rules and spam.whitelist.rules
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Thu Oct 1 09:03:07 IST 2009
On 30/09/2009 21:19, Christopher Fisk wrote:
>> Christopher Fisk wrote:
>> > Quick question on these. If I change these files do I
>> need to
>> > restart MailScanner?
>> You can do a "MailScanner reload" which rereads the
>> config w/o stopping the critter...
> Can I do a
> killall -HUP MailScanner
> Safely to force a reload?
> I don't have an init script setup currently for these systems, and I'm trying to write a script to create the spam.blacklist.rules and spam.whitelist.rules list from a MySQL database.
> I just tested it and it reloaded fine, but I want to make sure I'm not breaking anything. It would only when I add or remove a whitelist or blacklist entry, a few times a week.
That will work fine. It's what a "service MailScanner reload" actually
does anyway (more or less) :-)
> Christopher Fisk
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