> I just upgraded to 3.2.0 from 3.1.7 and now when I send:
> "killall -HUP spamd"
> It just says: "spamd: no process killed"
> But, when I do a ps -ef, there is a spamd and two child processes. This
> worked fine in 3.1.7, so I don't know what changed in 3.2 to make it more
> resistant to killall.
> I have a script that needs to send a reload to spamd so it can load in new
> rules once a week.
> Any suggestions?
> Thanks
> -Brent


You might consider another way for the script to do it like

Setup and otherprocessing goes here

/etc/init.d/spamassassin restart

Error checking and other processing goes here

Or something to that effect for your distro

- rh