MailScanner & SA results
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Sat Jan 16 17:34:20 GMT 2010
On 16/01/2010 17:05, Dudi Goldenberg wrote:
> Hello Kai,
>> The mail server adds required headers, thus the rules firing on the
>> missing required headers cannot fire in MS anymore. The milter runs
>> MTA acceptance, MS runs after MTA acceptance and processing.
>> The only thing that isn't explained by that are the missing clamav
>> results. That's obviously because you are using it with different
>> configurations. You should also be aware that MS can probably make much
>> better use of clamav directly.
> My goal is to reject as much as possible at the gate, so far, SA +
> ClamAV plugin is proving very effective.
> Without digging into MS code, I assume it calls spamd and collects the
It doesn't use spamd, it talks directly to the SpamAssassin function
library. It does not use the "spamassassin" script or anything
inefficient like that.
> If this is true, I don't see how different configs are being used.
> On top of that, I have another identical server, running the same
> config, just with a very old MS version.
> The above system does see all SA test& scores, I've tried everything
> but rape and still could not find why this system behaves differently.
Julian Field MEng CITP CEng
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