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jspierre 8th December 2008 19:37

Spamassassin .user_prefs file keeps getting overwritten
I've searched everywhere on this forum but can't find an answer to this.

If a user adds some tests (for example, "score SUBJECT_DRUG_GAP_C 5.0") to their .user_prefs file in their home directory (/var/www/web1/user/nameofuser/.user_prefs), the next time a change is made to that user's ISPConfig email settings through the control panel, those custom settings are overwritten with the default template.

What can I do to stop this overwriting from happening? Should these custom settings be put somewhere else?

I'm completely out of ideas here - any help you could give would be much appreciated!

till 8th December 2008 19:59

The .user_prefs shall not be edited manually in a ispconfig installation.

jspierre 8th December 2008 21:17

So then...
I guess this begs the question, where should these settings be stored?

If globally, where is the correct place to put additional "score" tests?

jspierre 8th December 2008 23:24

I found it
OK, I did some more searching and my last question has been answered before. But, for those who need the same info:

To specify additional tests in Spamassassin to be added to every mail user's spamassassin profile (you cannot make settings per-user, only globally), edit the file:


I tried this and it has worked like a charm!

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