Thanks james. I thought before that spamc on .procmailrc handle checking mail for outgoing (mail from local user) and milter in sendmail handle incoming mail checking.
Best regards, alyd --- On Wed, 7/23/08, James Tanis <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: From: James Tanis <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Subject: Re: Spamassassin very slow To: [EMAIL PROTECTED], firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Wednesday, July 23, 2008, 11:08 AM "lyd mc" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > What causes spamassassin to slow? > > Here is my config: > > snippet from sendmail.mc > .. <cut> .. > > I have .procmailrc in every home directory of my mail users and it goes like > this: So if I'm understanding you correctly.. your calling spamc from a sendmail milter *and* .procmailrc. That's pretty redundant and would definately slow you down. Choose one based on your needs. > > I also have RulesDuJour installed and spammassassin --lint does complain about > it. > Extra rules can slow you down regardless of syntax, but most computers created this decade can handle RulesDuJour fine. Personally I think your main problem is that your effectively spam checking every message twice. The spamassassin queues most likely get filled followed by sendmail having to wait and queue up the slack. -- James Tanis Technical Coordinator Monsignor Donovan Catholic High School e: [EMAIL PROTECTED] _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"