MailScanner --lint and spamassassin error

Hugo van der Kooij hvdkooij at
Thu Oct 22 07:06:40 IST 2009

On 10/21/09 18:32, Garrod Alwood wrote:
> I have been googling and searching and everything else and I have tried a
> few different things, but can anyone tell me how to get rid of this
> Mailscanner/spamassassin error when I run lint:
> ERROR: The "envelope_sender_header" in your spam.assassin.prefs.conf
> ERROR: is not correct, it should match X-MYCOMPANY-MailScanner-From
> I have changed both setting in my Mailscanner.conf and in the
> spam.assass.prefs.conf and i still can't get this to go away, so does
> anyone have any ideas on how this might go away? Also I have change it to
> that exact thing in my spam.assassin.prefts.conf and I still can't get it
> to go away.
> FYI I changed it to MYCOMPANY to protect the innocent on this mailing list.

Which is not going to help you much. As obscuring vital information will 
distort the troubleshooting process.

I am sure you read the mailinglist archives and removed all the 
characters that you are not allowed to use there.


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