> After reading all the replies I was left wondering..
> These kind of rules are not used when spamd is started with the -L
> (--local) switch, right?
> I use *rblsmtpd* (http://cr.yp.to/ucspi-tcp/rblsmtpd.html) to
> query spamhaus at smtp time. (qmail - tcpserver)
> /usr/local/bin/rblsmtpd -b -C -r 'sbl-xbl.spamhaus.org'
> I always considered it to be more efficient this way, would
> this be correct?

If I am not mistaken, this methodology will simply dump any hits on spamhaus
rather than score a hit in combination with other scores. Someone can
correct me if I am wrong.

- Skip