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Re: Difference in score returned and sum of all points

From: Bowie Bailey <Bowie_Bailey_at_nospam>
Date: Tue Oct 12 2010 - 14:16:22 GMT
To: users@spamassassin.apache.org

 On 10/12/2010 9:53 AM, Gnanam wrote:
>
> Martin Gregorie-2 wrote:
>> /var/lib/spamassassin/3.003001/updates_spamassassin_org
>>
> 1) I can see that file names are named based on some pattern. It's been
> prefixed with 10_*.cf, 20_*.cf, 25_*.cf, etc. Any idea on how it's been
> named?
>
> 2) I can see scores defined in "50_scores.cf". For example,
> "SUBJ_ALL_CAPS" has 4 scores against it.
> score SUBJ_ALL_CAPS 0.518 1.625 1.197 1.506
> Why there are 4 scores against a rule and which score does SA chooses out of
> 4 & how?

http://spamassassin.apache.org/full/3.3.x/doc/Mail_SpamAssassin_Conf.html

Look for the "SCORING OPTIONS" section near the top.

-- Bowie