Include files option in spam.assassin.prefs

Martin Hepworth martinh at SOLID-STATE-LOGIC.COM
Fri Dec 19 15:57:23 GMT 2003

Stephe Campbell wrote:
> Mr. Randal provided a link to a list that provided a lot of SA rules. I
> would assume that it would be a good idea to review them before inserting
> any of them into my files, but anyone who has looked at the list will
> realize that the list is very long and REGEXP is cryptically mesmerizing to
> view. Thank you very much Mr. Randal.
> My questions are short -
> Has any one tried this list of insertions as provided and what were the
> results?
> Is there a way to "#include" this file without copy/paste or any other
> common way to get these entries into the spam.assassin.prefs file? The
> "#include" option would provide a great way to maintain or test this without
> deleting and repasting every time the list changes, if it were to be used.
> Thanks
> Steve Campbell
> campbell at
> Charleston Newspapers

I've been using the full bigevil/popcorn list for the last three weeks
or so (cut and paste into the prefs file). Works quite nicely - only had
one FP out of it which I trained up the bayes against it and that
stopped that.

Martin Hepworth
Snr Systems Administrator
Solid State Logic
Tel: +44 (0)1865 84230


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