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Re: Spamassassin Moves Mailbox

From: Kevin A. McGrail <KMcGrail_at_nospam>
Date: Wed Dec 21 2011 - 02:34:22 GMT
To: "Robert A. Ober" <>

> Every time I start Spamassassin it moves my mailbox to /var/spool/mail
> when the correct location is /home/spool/mail . I also get some
> BOGUS./mymailboxname/.xxx . Where xxx is various combinations of
> something like FyXB .
> I am running SpamAssassin version 3.3.2 running on Perl version 5.10.1
> . This in turn is running on Mandriva 2010.2 with Postfix 2.7.0 .
> Also running dovecot 1.2.15 .
> I get a LOT of spam so I really need to get Spamassassin to work. Any
> help would be greatly appreciated.
SpamAssassin doesn't move mail. I have a feeling you might be using
procmail to implement your spamassassin test and it's delivering the
mail for the users to /var/spool/mail.