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Re: Adding a blacklist via sa-update - would you mind?

From: David F. Skoll <dfs_at_nospam>
Date: Tue Dec 06 2011 - 20:11:21 GMT
To: users@spamassassin.apache.org

On Tue, 06 Dec 2011 14:45:49 -0500
"Kevin A. McGrail" <KMcGrail@PCCC.com> wrote:

> >> I'm not very familiar with sa-update, but perhaps it should have
> >> seperate channels similar to Debian's "stable" and "testing"
> >> releases. A new DNSBL (IMO) would definitely be a "testing"
> >> release. End-users could then subscribe to whichever channel
> >> suited their risk profiles.

> -1 unless someone is going to volunteer to set it up.

Is there much to set up? sa-update already has a --channel argument.
It seems to me all you need to do is put new DNSBLs in a testing
channel. People who want them could include
"--channel testing.updates.spamassassin.org" or whatever in their
sa-update invocation.

Am I missing something important?

Regards,

David.