Check which rules hit

Randal, Phil phil.randal at
Fri Jun 19 08:45:29 UTC 2015

Mailwatch also does it, and I've used that reporting to help me remove ineffective custom spamassassin rules.



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From: MailScanner [mailto:mailscanner-bounces at] On Behalf Of Jerry Benton
Sent: 19 June 2015 09:27
To: MailScanner Discussion
Subject: Re: Check which rules hit

Unless you are using something like Mailborder or Baruwa, I don’t see how. You can get Bayes stats, but I don’t know of any data aggregation on rule hits.

Jerry Benton

> On Jun 19, 2015, at 2:20 AM, Peter Nitschke <email at> wrote:
> I have built up a large number of rules for SA to use with MS and many
> are probably now obsolete.
> How can I monitor which rules are getting hits?
> Thanks.
> Peter
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