[Mailman-Users] Spamassassin/Mailman - filter messages tolist-owners

Michael Berkowski berk0081 at umn.edu
Wed Jan 4 19:57:59 CET 2006

Thanks for the response, Mark.

I set this up and threw a few dozen messages at it with a VB test spamming
macro.  It works perfectly. 

Will messages discarded from OWNER_PIPELINE appear in any log as those
discarded from GLOBAL_PIPELINE appear in vette?

Thanks again,
MINITEX Library Information Network / MnLINK
University of Minnesota

> There is a separate pipeline for messages to the owner, so if you want
> to filter these, you need to add
> OWNER_PIPELINE.insert(1, 'SpamAssassin')
> in mm_cfg.py. Also note that this and the
> GLOBAL_PIPELINE.insert(1, 'SpamAssassin')
> insert SpamAssassin after Mailman's own SpamDetect module. It doesn't
> really matter, but if you want to put it first, use
> xxx_PIPELINE.insert(0, 'SpamAssassin').
> OWNER_PIPELINE will directly take care of messages to -owner addresses.
> Messages to the -admin and -bounces (admin is a synonym for bounces)
> address will not be filtered, but if they are unrecognized and
> forwarded to the owner, they will be processed through the
> OWNER_PIPELINE at that point.

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