spamassassin-users October 2010 archive
Main Archive Page > Month Archives  > spamassassin-users archives
spamassassin-users: Re: Difference in score returned and sum of

Re: Difference in score returned and sum of all points

From: Anthony Cartmell <lists_at_nospam>
Date: Wed Oct 13 2010 - 08:58:05 GMT
To: users@spamassassin.apache.org

>> All *.cf files under that directory contain rule definitions.
>> How are their names chosen is not important. What is the point of your
>> question?
>>
>
> Matus, this particular point was just out of my curiosity, nothing more
> than
> that. I just wanted to understand the reason for prefixing file names
> with
> 10,20,30,etc. when it can be just actual rule names as file name like
> head_tests.cf, html_tests.cf, etc.

I think the .cf files are parsed and applied in alphabetical order, so the
10_* ones get run first.

Anthony
-- www.fonant.com - Quality web sites