That did the trick.

Thanks!!!

Ed

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On Sat, 16 Jun 2007, Simon Standley wrote:

> I had this problem too, and I run RDJ "every so often, by hand".
>
> I figured problem was maybe something to do with recent DDOS problems they were having.
>
> I fixed it by deleting all .cf files in /etc/mail/spamassassin/RulesDuJour and running RDJ once again.
>
> Hope this helps
>
> Si.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michele Neylon :: Blacknight [mailto:michele@blacknight.ie]
> Sent: 16 June 2007 14:28
> To: users@spamassassin.apache.org
> Subject: Re: RDJ AUTOBAN
>
>
> Ed Kasky wrote:
>> Good morning:
>>
>> I currently have a cron set to run RDJ once a week but am getting
>> AUTOBAN messages since the DOS on rulesemporium. Anyone know how I can
>> fix this?
>>
>> [5633] warn: config: failed to parse line, skipping, in
>> "/etc/mail/spamassassin/70_sare_evilnum1.cf": AUTOBAN: Over 500 *.cf
>> requests in 48 hours period - Check your CRON
>>
>> Thanks in advance!
>>
>> Ed
>>

>
> It sounds like your script / cron is retrying instead of failing gracefully.
>
> We're using the FSL.com RDJ update script on all our servers and I
> haven't seen ANY errors like this, as it only makes one attempt every 24
> hours.
>
> Michele
>
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