Delays when scanning outbound e-mails

Dusan Obradovic dusan at
Thu Mar 28 16:22:33 CET 2019

> On Mar 27, 2019, at 10:11 PM, Nick Howitt <nick at> wrote:
>  What is weird is I've been down this route. "grep bayes /etc/* -r" returned one commented line in /etc/mail/spamassassin/v320.pre:
>   # and create a header containing ASN data for bayes tokenization.
> and that is it. I also tried an "sa-learn --sync" and "sa-learn --force-expire" and got no improvements. I am really puzzled.

SA enables these learning options by default. See

If you want to change either of these values, you should probably use /etc/mail/spamassassin/ file and restart amavisd.

To keep using bayes_auto_expire, consider moving Bayesian storage to SQL database. See

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