MailScanner prevents bayes mysql autolearn
ADMX - Antal Delahaije
antal at admx.nl
Wed Jun 10 21:20:45 UTC 2015
I've configurerd the latest MailScanner 4.85.2 in combination with MailWatch 1.2.0 beta 8. Everything works fine except for bayes autolearning.
If I set 'SpamAssassin User State Dir = /var/spool/MailScanner/spamassassin' the bayes files are written into this directory but it also creates a journal which always is created with 0600 permissions thus MailWatch cannot access this journal until I manually set permission to 0660. This journal merges with the bayes database and a new file with the same 0600 permissions is created. Whatever I do to this folder permissions or set in MailScanner.conf, it always is permission 0600.
Then I figured out bayes can also write to MySQL database so I've configured something like below in my spam.assassin.prefs.conf.
This works great for all e-mails I manually learn with 'sa-learn -p /etc/MailScanner/spam.assassin.prefs.conf --ham/--spam file' command or I learn from the MailWatch frontend, no more errors here!
After a while I noticed MailScanner said it was autolearning but still creating the local bayes files in '/var/spool/MailScanner/spamassassin'. I tried disabling the 'SpamAssassin User State Dir' but this completely stopped autolearning.
I think MailScanner is somehow preventing spamassassin to autolearn via MySQL. Is this possible what I am doing via MailScanner? Maybe some misconfiguration?
Or does anybody know the solution to get autolearn working the conventional way?
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