Headers before and after SpamAssassin failure


here’s an example of one before the failure (note that SpamAssassin works fine):

Received: from localhost by swarthymail-mx2.dreamhost.com
with SpamAssassin (version 3.1.3);
Wed, 30 Aug 2006 11:52:56 -0700
From: Football w-6642-74668-m@j-0300-29757-e.claritubxelon.com
To: shadle@katzenfisch.com
Subject: Touchdown, Let your Football Package on us!
Date: Wed, 30 Aug 2006 11:52:52 PST
Message-Id: 20060830185253.B566758526@swarthymail-mx2.dreamhost.com
X-Spam-Flag: YES
X-Spam-Checker-Version: SpamAssassin 3.1.3 (2006-06-01) on
X-Spam-Level: ***
X-Spam-Status: Yes, score=3.8 required=3.0 tests=ALL_TRUSTED,BAYES_99,
autolearn=disabled version=3.1.3
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: multipart/mixed; boundary="----------=_44F5DE88.2C2E756B"

here’s one after things stopped working:

Return-Path: VegasGambler@bete.com
X-Original-To: shadle@katzenfisch.com
Delivered-To: shadle@swarthymail-mx1.dreamhost.com
Received: from 163F7C00 (ATuileries-151-1-70-151.w86-212.abo.wanadoo.fr [])
by swarthymail-mx1.dreamhost.com (Postfix) with SMTP id 26DB0189DC1
for shadle@katzenfisch.com; Thu, 31 Aug 2006 08:08:38 -0700 (PDT)
Received: from localhost ([] helo=lwaxana.drown.UFPE.BR)
by smtp8.cistron.nl with esmtp (Exim 7.59 #1 (drown))
id 5AHg9h-7404bE-00; Thu, 31 Aug 2006 08:08:34 -0800
Date: Thu, 31 Aug 2006 08:08:34 -0800
From: “Vegas.BigBucks” VegasGambler@bete.com
To: shadle@katzenfisch.com
Subject: JackPotCash
Message-Id: 200410031450.i93EmnTw000486@www7.gmail.com

i know that the headers don’t tell the whole story, but if anyone can figure out why my email isn’t being filtered now, please let me know. i haven’t changed anything locally for a month.

i am not using the DH install of SA; i’m using my own as detailed on this page:


thanks for all your help!