Customising SpamAssassin with Amavis

Benny Pedersen me at
Tue Nov 1 20:11:34 CET 2011

On Tue, 1 Nov 2011 09:09:32 -0400, Simon Brereton wrote:

> Thanks Benny - this is eventually what I did.  I'm curious though -
> because I installed SA and amavis on this system new in September.  
> It
> shouldn't have anything 2.43 on it.
> I'm still not sure where I should be adding the spamcop stuff.
> /etc/spamassassin/
> /usr/share/cpan/build/Mail-SpamAssassin-2.43-USd2C_/rules/

oh no, never install direct from cpan

build deb files from cpan is okay

you need to remove it completely

> Also, is there a way I can pipe spamassassin --lint -D output to a
> file or less?  When I do this, it tells me that the spamcop module is
> already loaded, but doesn't tell me where it's picking its
> configuration up from.

spamassassin 2>&1 -D --lint | less

before enabling spamcop plugin one need to ask spamcop for an account, 
how to configere it ?, see perldoc Mail::SpamAssassin::Plugin::Spamcop

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