[Mimedefang] network-tests with mimedefang 2.54 andspamassassin3.1.0

Rob MacGregor rob.macgregor at gmail.com
Sat Feb 4 12:18:17 EST 2006

On 2/4/06, Florian Meister <Florian.Meister at medienhaus.at> wrote:
> I have made a symbolic link from my mimedefang-spamassassin config to the init.pre and have deleted all other spamassassin configs which maybe loaded.

Hmm, sa-mimedefang.cf shouldn't be a link to init.pre!  You should
have 3 files for SA:


> In my config razor2 and dcc is enabled, if I test the config with spamassassin --lint -D everything works fine. The debug output shows me, that spamassassin --lint -D uses the symbolic link to my mimedefang config. So they use the same config.

Now, how about if you do that as the user that runs mimedefang (which
isn't root)?

> I tried to strace mimedefang.pl with a sample mimedefang-spool-directory and I have not found anything special. When I grep for "open" it does load the dcc-plugin and the razor plugin, but it does not connect to our dcc-server or to a razor2 server.

Have you disabled the tests in your sa-mimedefang.cf file?

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