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Want to add a spamassassin proxy server to an existing postfix email system.

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I have an older Redhat 7.2 postfix/cyrus email server. I went to add spamassassin 3.0 and there were too many things that had to be upgraded.  Instead of messing with a stable server, I want to add spamassassin to separate pc and using back end ports build a proxy to have all email routed through a port out to the proxy and then back to the server.  Can this be done?
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no problem.  Amavisd-new can do that.  You just set it up to accept on a certain port (which postfix needs to be configured to do), then after it does its spam/virus filter thing you have it send back to postfix (again a configuration in the master.cf file is needed)
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Here is a URL that explains even more
(Virus scanning etc.)

http://www.freespamfilter.org/FC4.html
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by:Dbergert
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use mailscanner.info..  for this.
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