procmail has stopped working

Stephen R Laniel steve at
Thu Nov 9 23:25:13 UTC 2006

On Thu, Nov 09, 2006 at 11:14:54PM +0000, Matthew East wrote:
> I am a new user of procmail, so I don't really understand much about
> it... I made some recipes to filter spam (I installed spamassassin 3.1.7
> as a local copy) and it was working really well. But today I was
> fiddling around, and suddenly it stopped working - nothing gets filtered
> at all, and there is nothing in my procmail log since it stopped
> working. My ~/.procmailrc file is:
> Can anyone see what is wrong?

Offhand, no. Turn on logging verbosity -- VERBOSE=yes .
You'll find that is helps diagnose many a problem. (Likewise
for ssh, incidentally: 'ssh -v' is super-handy.)

Stephen R. Laniel
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