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Re: Fwd: milter root user?

From: Todd Lyons
Subject: Re: Fwd: milter root user?
Date: Sat, 3 Sep 2005 11:13:34 -0700
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Paul 'Google' Smit wanted us to know:

>** Have you configured sendmail to use the milter?
>- yes I did... in
>`S=local:/var/run/spamass-milter/spamass-milter.sock, F=,
>define(`confINPUT_MAIL_FILTERS', `spamassassin')dnl

>** Do you see any spamass-milter entries in the log?
>- Not anymore since:
>Sep  1 09:11:51 fussy sendmail[16056]: j817Bon5016056: Milter
>(spamassassin): error connecting to filter: Connection refused by

The basic flow is:
 sendmail -> spamass-milter -> spamd -> spamass-milter -> sendmail

So you tell sendmail where to connect to spamass-milter, which is
/var/run/spamass-milter/spamass-milter.sock, and then you tell
spamass-milter where to connect to spamd, which is

Make sure spamass-milter is running and its socket is where you think
it is.  Make sure spamd is running and its socket is where you think it
Regards...              Todd
we're off on the usual strange tangents.  next will be whether
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running ipv6:-).                                  --Randy Bush
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