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Installing SpamAssassin on FreeBSD 7.0

Please give me download link for newest SpamAssassin and step by step how to install SpamAssassin on FreeBSD 7.0 dont have any experience with Linux.
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jacksch4820
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ValutusCommented:

cd /usr/ports/mail/p5-Mail-SpamAssassin/
make
make install

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ValutusCommented:
probably should add that you will also need to enable and start spamassassin  module after installing spamassassin by doing:

echo 'spamd_enable="YES"' >>/etc/rc.conf
/usr/local/etc/rc.d/spamd start

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jacksch4820Author Commented:
hi

get no such file or directory when going to directory cd /usr/ports/mail/p5-Mail-SpamAssassin/

please advise
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ValutusCommented:
sounds like ports aren't installed.

do the following to install the ports tree:

portsnap fetch
portsnap extract

then try and install spamassassin again.

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ValutusCommented:
oh, and after enabling spamassassin, you start it by running:
/usr/local/etc/rc.d/sa-spamd start

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jacksch4820Author Commented:
I tried portsnap fetch
Says
Looking up portsnap.freebsd.org mirror none found
i first have to enable internet on my FreeBSD server for downloading
Will come back to you
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ValutusCommented:
yep, internet access will also be required to install the spamassassin port.
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