upgrade path

Gabriele Bulfon gabriele.bulfon at sonicle.com
Sat Sep 12 00:28:06 CEST 2015

Thanks a lot, will check with my config.

Though, the distro is my own distro :) Sonicle XStream OS, illumos based.
So I bring updates :)
My question was about compatibility with older config files.

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> Il giorno 11/set/2015, alle ore 21:06, Thomas Spuhler <thomas.spuhler at btspuhler.com> ha scritto:
>> On Friday, September 11, 2015 10:34:40 AM Gabriele Bulfon wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm running an old server with amavis 2.7.0 and spamassassin 3.4.0 on perl
>> 5.14.2. I found a lot of evident spam coming in (e.g. containing evident
>> urls in russia while claiming to be the italian telco...), and I can't say
>> why it does not get sucked.
> adding to postscript/main.cd 
> smtpd_recipient_restrictions = permit_mynetworks, reject_unauth_pipelining, 
> reject_rbl_client zen.spamhaus.org, reject_non_fqdn_recipient, 
> reject_invalid_helo_hostname, reject_unknown_recipient_domain
> helps a lot. It even block a lot of e-mail w/o using additional resources such 
> as amavis.
>> I'm thinking to upgrade to latest amavis.
>> Questions:
>> - is there a specific path to upgrade 2.7.0 to 2.10.1? Or may I just go with
>> the new daemon with config unchanged? - may I expect the new version to be
>> more efficient in detecting malwares - is there any other reasone I may
>> check?
>> For example I happened to find emails not spammed (SA score 0.5) while
>> getting in from postfix-amavis-SA-curis, but a manual spamassassin -D on
>> the email get a very high score.
>> Thanks for any help
>> Gabriele
> Upgrade to your distros version.
> -- 
> Best regards
> Thomas Spuhler
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