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Old 12-04-2004, 10:29 AM   #1
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I am trying to get spamassassin working on my mailserver (courier-imap) I have installed spamassassin and maildrop, but I do not know hot to get maildrop working. All pages I have found on the net assume that I have maildrop running, but how do I do that ?

My mail is delivered in /home/courier/my-domain/user
Old 03-08-2005, 03:48 PM   #2
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What MTA do you use? Maildrop is a mail filter for MTAs.

Once you figure out which MTA you use, you should be able to send all mail to maildrop which will do filter your mail based on whatever rules you create.

Maildrop actually has nothing to do with accessing mail via imap/pop3.

Here's an example if you were using Postfix:

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