Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for professional system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

We are running a zimbra installation which uses spamassassin to filter mail. I have not installed this myself so I am not completely sure if this is a plain vanilla installation. The zimbra installation is located in /opt/zimbra/.

I am trying to disable the bayes and awl filters in spamassasin but nothing I do seems to have any effect.

I have tried setting "use_bayes 0" in both /opt/zimbra/conf/salocal.cf and /opt/zimbra/conf/spamassassin/local.cf without any effect. I have tried both restarting amavis using zmamavisdctl as well as restarting the full server after making my changes.

I have also tried removing 23_bayes.cf and 60_awl.cf from /opt/zimbra/conf/spamassassin/. Likewise, with no effect at all.

Any clues as to what I am doing wrong would be very helpful :-)

Update: Also tried salocal.cf.in without any effect.

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 1 down vote accepted

Ok.. the problem turned out to be the server setup and me not changing the configuration on the right server ;-)

For any one else who might stumble upon this, the right approach was to change the configuration in /opt/zimbra/conf/spamassassin/local.cf and restart amavis using zmamavisdctl stop and start.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.