On Sun, 2008-04-06 at 21:47, Daryl C. W. O'Shea wrote:
> On 06/04/2008 4:34 PM, Martin Gregorie wrote:
> > On Sun, 2008-04-06 at 20:02, Daryl C. W. O'Shea wrote:
> >> On 06/04/2008 2:58 PM, Martin Gregorie wrote:
> >>> /usr/bin/spamd -d -c -m5 -A 127.0.0.1,192.168 --allow-tell -H -r
> >>> I've obviously missed something, so I'd appreciate help in spotting the
> >>> obvious mistake in configuring spamd.
> >> "192.168" isn't valid for -A. See the spamd POD for more info or just
> >> add a trailing dot so it reads "192.168.".
> >>

> > Thanks, but the problem still isn't solved.

>
> Ah, you're missing the -i option to tell it to listen on whatever IP is
> on the "192.168." network. -A controls what client IPs are allowed to
> connect to spamd. Again the POD for spamd is quite useful... it's a lot
> more clear than the short help text.
>

That did it. Thanks. I was working from the manpage, rather than the
help text, but that's pretty terse too. In particular it needs a
sentence emphasising that -i and -A must be used together if spamd is to
do anything other than work with localhost.

Thanks again,
Martin