spam score for each test in header

Steve Freegard steve.freegard at LBSLTD.CO.UK
Fri May 16 14:34:11 IST 2003

This is a really good idea - as long as there is still a way of extracting
the original unaltered message for piping through sa-learn for any false

This whould also please the Exchange users that can only get messages out of
the Public Folders using IMAP in either HTML or Plain-text but not in the
original form when training Bayes from Exchange.

Ideally you'd end up with a new message saying that the mail might be spam
with a nice explaination to the users and the original message attached
(without the {SPAM?} or X-MailScanner-... Headers etc.) which you could run
a script over to extract the message/rfc822 attachments into mbox format and
run sa-learn on that...


Steve Freegard
Systems Manager
Littlehampton Book Services.

-----Original Message-----
From: John Wilcock [mailto:john at TRADOC.FR]
Sent: 16 May 2003 13:57

On Fri, 16 May 2003 13:50:04 +0100, Julian Field wrote:
> The bit I'm not sure about here is what to do with multipart-alternative
> messages (where you have HTML and plain-text versions). These already have
> more than 1 part, so I'm not sure what to put in the "attachment" that
> contains the original message.
> If I delete the plain-text version, all the pine/mutt users in the world
> will hate me. But if I delete the HTML version, all the Outlook users in
> the world will hate me.

Why delete either part? Couldn't you just put the entire original
message, complete with all headers, in a message/rfc822 part.


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