Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 118197
Segmentation fault in sa-learn
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:38 EST
Description of problem:
Noticing that spamassassin didn't seem to be checking some incoming
mail at all, I moved that mail to a separate folder and ran sa-learn
on it. Sa-learn appears to be crashing when processing some of these
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run sa-learn on a folder of spam
sa-learn crashes with a segmentation fault
sa-learn processes the messages
Created attachment 98509 [details]
Debug output of crashing sa-learn (with mail address censored)
It would really help for the developers to debug and fix this if you
can attach an isolated mbox file that causes the crash. See if you
can cut pieces out that are unrelated to the crash, as well as
anything for privacy reasons.
I did talk with a couple of developers on IRC. In the end, I deleted
my SA installation and started from scratch. That seems to have
solved the problem. It's likely that the Bayesian database had become
Mail was becoming unusable again so I couldn't wait any longer for a fix.
If this reappears, I'll reopen the bug.