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Re: installation problem

From: John ffitch <jpff_at_nospam>
Date: Sat Dec 31 2011 - 19:11:36 GMT
To: Steve Blinkhorn <steve@prd.co.uk>

Run sa-update to pull the rules?

On Sat, 31 Dec 2011, Steve Blinkhorn wrote:

> Hi,
> I just tried to install spamassassin: everything proceeded normally,
> AFAIK, but the basic "spamassassin -t' on the provided sample fails
> because no rules are found (line 400, which looks to my untutored eye
> like an all-purpose error-spitter). sa-update appears to run, and
> exits silently. There is a rules directory under the the directory
> where I ran the installation, and also under usr/pkg/share, and they
> are both populated with files which look relevant.
>
> I tweaked the script so as not to require rules, and it ran and
> produced output.
>
> NetBSD 4.01, working as root. What is amiss?
>
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> Steve Blinkhorn <steve@prd.co.uk>
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