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Re: spamc not scanning file, spamassassin command ok

From: John Hardin <jhardin_at_nospam>
Date: Mon Oct 25 2010 - 16:47:25 GMT
To: users@spamassassin.apache.org

On Mon, 25 Oct 2010, a.smith@ukgrid.net wrote:

> The dodgy email contains an attachment, if I make a copy of the mail
> file and delete the email attachment and then scan via scanc it IS
> correctly processed and marked as spam. The file with attachment is only
> 600K so I dont see why this should cause a problem.
>
> Any idea what would cause this behaviour?

Yes, the default size limit on messages that spamc enforces is less than
600k.

If you want to scan larger messages you must override that default. Please
see the list archives for the pros and cons.

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