[antispam-f] Re: Log files and rules

  • From: Rod at Orpheusmail <GroverR@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: antispam@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2007 16:05:47 +0100

In article <4ef1dba013antispam@xxxxxxxxxx>,
Frank de Bruijn <antispam@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> In article <4ef1b7d4f5GroverR@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>,
> Rod at Orpheusmail <GroverR@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>> As my rules file has grown rather large (over 7K) I wanted to analyse the
>> rule usage. However, I'm finding this difficult as the LogFile "Messages"
>> only shows the last run.

> Strange. Have you changed the maximum size of the log file? That's a SysLog
> setting, by the way.

For the messages file it was set at 64k so I've increased it to 150k.
I'll give it a few days to accumulate results and check it again.

>> I'm sure it used to accumulate all the data from runs until it reached a
>> certain size and then moved the old file into an old directory before
>> starting afresh.

> That's how it should work...

>> Is it still possible to set AntiSpam up to do this?

> Make sure the 'Maximum size of log' for the relevant log file in RISC OS's
> Configuration->Logging window is large enough.

>> And what is the best program/utility to analyse the results?

> No idea, sorry.
> -- 
> Regards,
> Frank

Thanks for your help Frank,
Kind regards,


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