tweaking the SA scores

Michael Scheidell michael.scheidell at
Sat Jul 30 19:11:51 CEST 2011

On 7/29/11 8:34 PM, Yanek wrote:
> Hello there,
> I'm pretty sure that it has already been dealt with on this
> mailing-list, or that the answer is available somewhere in the doc. so
> please bear with me, and, if you don't want to post the answer again,
> I'll be happy with a simple link to the thread / page :)
> (I searched the archives, but that's really uneasy)
> I want to modify the scores for a few spamassassin rules. More
> precisely, I want to change the score for the various BAYES_* rules.
> SA is called from Amavis (otherwise, I wouldn't be here :)), with a
> setup that is very close to the one described here:
> (The OS is Debian, squeeze, not lenny)
> So far, I tried to modify /etc/spamassassin/v330.pre, tweaking the bayes
> scores like that, eg:
> score BAYES_80 2.4
find '' and change scored there.

> That didn't change anything.
> I also tried to copy that v330.pre file to
> /var/lib/amavis/.spamassassin/ , making sure that the file belongs to
> the amavis user and group.
> That didn't give any more result...
> What do I miss?
> Thanks by advance :)
> --
> Yanek

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