Spam Assassin Doesn't Seem To Be Learning
Quintin S. Giesbrecht
q at snj.ca
Thu Sep 14 18:58:11 UTC 2017
Thanks, that was it. Needed to run as postfix user. I think it should work from now on :)
From: MailScanner [mailto:mailscanner-bounces+q=snj.ca at lists.mailscanner.info] On Behalf Of Mark Sapiro
Sent: Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:38 PM
To: mailscanner at lists.mailscanner.info
Subject: Re: Spam Assassin Doesn't Seem To Be Learning
On 09/14/2017 09:29 AM, Quintin S. Giesbrecht wrote:
> It seems that SpamAssassin is not learning. When I run sa-learn --spam
> on an email, it says it learned from 1 message, etc…but if another
> message comes through that is identical, the spam score remains the
> same. Any idea what I did wrong?
It's sensitive to the user id that runs it (every user has its own bayes data). You have to ensure you run sa-learn as the user that MailScanner runs as. Using the -u/--username option to sa-learn isn't enough.
Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net> The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California better use your sense - B. Dylan
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