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Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 2nd December 2008, 23:38
Replies: 4
Views: 4,308
Posted By Thomas_Powers
I was wrong

We thought things were ok after changing the passwords, but now we get this error on reboot of mailscanner

Warning: mysql_pconnect(): Access denied for user 'mailwatch'@'localhost' (using...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 2nd December 2008, 22:29
Replies: 4
Views: 4,308
Posted By Thomas_Powers
One other quick question

THanks...the user changeout works.

How does one purge the old emails from the system? We have stuff that goes back 6 months and if I list all the messages, I get like 29000 pages. How does one...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 2nd December 2008, 00:56
Replies: 4
Views: 4,308
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Perfect SpamSnake User question

Hello....

We have had the perfect spam snake running for almost 6 months now and it's great!! Kudos to Rocky for Posting it!!

Anyway...our admin has now quit, and management says we need to...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 19th September 2008, 00:03
Replies: 1
Views: 2,119
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Got it

You all can ignore my post...I found it in my notes from way back.

Here's the post where Rocky already answered me for those who also have the issue
...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 18th September 2008, 23:55
Replies: 1
Views: 2,119
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Spamsnake- Easy one hopefully

Hello Forums wizards,

On the perfect spamsnake on Ubuntu 8.04, how does one adjust how long the system will keep a quarantined message in the quarantine? It looks like after 2 weeks it will purge...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 23rd June 2008, 23:04
Replies: 3
Views: 3,170
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Sorry...been delayed a bit

Back to the issue.

I had to shut Bayes off to get this to work and actually filter spam...other wise -7 scores were the norm..and spam was getting through left and right. When I shut down Bayes,...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 12th June 2008, 20:11
Replies: 3
Views: 3,170
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Seems to be in the Bayes

When I look through the messages that were getting the negative scores, Bayes_00 was setting the scores to like -4.0 and -3.0

So when we shut Bayes off, scores come back into line...however sa...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 12th June 2008, 19:12
Replies: 3
Views: 3,170
Posted By Thomas_Powers
SpamSnake/Ubuntu804 and Spamassasin negative score

We have recently noticed that now we are getting more and more Negative scores from Spam assassin on the Ubuntu804.

1. Is this normal?
2. A good amount of spam is showing up with these negative...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 12th June 2008, 19:10
Replies: 2
Views: 4,223
Posted By Thomas_Powers
update to post

When we remove the change

array_unshift($row, "<INPUT NAME=\"OPT-REPLACEME\" TYPE=RADIO VALUE=\"S\">&nbsp;<INPUT NAME=\"OPT-REPLACEME\" TYPE=RADIO VALUE=\"H\">&nbsp;<INPUT NAME=\"OPT-REPLACEME\"...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 12th June 2008, 18:49
Replies: 2
Views: 4,223
Posted By Thomas_Powers
SpamSnake on Ubuntu 804 - Step 9.24 and 9.25

Hello How to..

We have a functioning spam snake so far, whcih is good. Now we were going back to put in the "extras" and have hit 2 small problems.

After completing steps 9.24 and 9.25, we aree...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 11th June 2008, 17:06
Replies: 7
Views: 3,960
Posted By Thomas_Powers
OK...thats cool

So those settings affect the mail log, how does one control the size of the mysql database and purge it after 30 days?

TP
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 10th June 2008, 17:14
Replies: 7
Views: 3,960
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Spamsnake on Ubuntu 8.04 question

Hello How To Guys,

A great thanks to you all for posting the spam snake how to and to Rocky for walking me through my follish mistakes. We have it running at a little ISP when their barracuda...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 5th June 2008, 21:02
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
I actually think it's working!!

Rocky, you have been wonderful!!

I actually think this is working.

I'm sure I'll have more as we take this out of beta and put it into production.

How the heck do you keep up with all this...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 5th June 2008, 20:36
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Duh!!!

Ok..I'm an idiot. You mean section 12 of the online docs....when you mentioned chapter 12, I was thinking of a book somewhere.


The changing of the email address in line 2 did the job, but...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 5th June 2008, 20:21
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Uh...??

Cool...got #1 and found the inline signature html to change.

#2 has been put in and we're rebooting now

#3 Chapter 12? Chapter 12 of what doc?

TP
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 5th June 2008, 17:56
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Better....

Seems to be gettin there.

3 questions though. (regret reading this post yet?) :)

1. How does one change the disclaimer at the bottom of the emails that Mailscanner lets through right now the...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 5th June 2008, 17:50
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Wow....

Ok...I'll start typin.

I did find in the main.cf of postfix where I had type tansport_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/transport instead of transport_maps

so on one hand I'm an idiot for mistyping...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 5th June 2008, 17:21
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
We're rollin now - couple issues yet...

OK...scores are showing up now just fine and it's blocking.

I still see in the logs these errors

Jun 5 10:14:02 spam postfix/smtp[5224]: warning: host mail.ksfuel.com[65.211.156.114]:25...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 5th June 2008, 00:13
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Probably something config'd wrong for the actions

OK....as I look through the last 1000 lines of the mail.log, I searched for the word "blocked" and found like 100 hits. All blocked by spamhaus. Yet...mailwatch shows none of the blocked messages....
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 4th June 2008, 23:45
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Could be????

Now is it possible I have the actions hosed up? I look in the logs and see stuff being blocked

entries such as

Jun 4 16:39:47 spam postfix/smtpd[27616]: NOQUEUE: reject: RCPT from...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 4th June 2008, 23:35
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Mail forwarding appears to be using DNS

I look through the mail log and I see that one of the domains we are filtering and forwarding for (this is a small ISP) seems to be grabbing MX records for relay out instead of using the SMTP entry...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 4th June 2008, 22:55
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Getting closer

Well...it took that command, and the postfix reload.

I pointed the traffic back at the system, and we are still seeing the system letting everything through and all SA scores are 0.00, however, it...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 4th June 2008, 22:47
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Error in postmap

OK...I ran the first postmap command and got this reply

postmap: warning: /etc/postfix/sender_access.db, line 0: expected format: key whitespace value

And I confirmed that the Use SpamAssassin...
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 4th June 2008, 22:23
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Good to hear back from you!! We are using...

Good to hear back from you!!

We are using postfix

I see the emails in mailwatch just fine.

Heres the last 100 lines of the mail log. At the top you'll see some of the messages coming in....
Forum: HOWTO-Related Questions 4th June 2008, 19:11
Replies: 23
Views: 19,669
Posted By Thomas_Powers
Ubuntu 8.04 Spamsnake - all SA scores 0.00

Hello HTF guys!!

Let's get this out right now...I be a newbie at the linux world, so the problem here is probably simple to you guys. Anyway, I have followed the step by steps on building the...
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