[Mailman-Users] SpamDetect loop?

David Gibbs david at midrange.com
Wed Jan 11 22:19:28 CET 2006

Mark Sapiro wrote:
> There are a few things going on. Did you upgrade from 2.1.6 or from
> pre-2.1.6? 

2.1.5 with some custom patches (nothing major, just text changes & the

> Starting in 2.1.6, header_filter_rules are applied to the
> headers of sub-parts which might cause a problem if the admin
> notification contains something that matches, BUT there is a safety
> valve in that the SpamDetect process is never supposed to be applied
> to internally generated messages such as admin notifications.

Ok, that does appear to be what is happening ... but the safety valve
doesn't seem to be kicking in.

> So something is going wrong here, but I don't know what. I will
> investigate, but if you could send me off list what your
> header_filter_rules are and a copy of the original problem message, it
> may help me.

I'll send that under separate cover :)


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