Spamassassin negative score? {Scanned}

Peter Peters P.G.M.Peters at
Thu Jan 15 10:35:46 GMT 2004

On Wed, 14 Jan 2004 15:06:21 +0000, you wrote:

>They have managed to poison your Bayes database enough that it is convinced
>this message is not spam (BAYES_00 -4.90 in the headers you included).
>You may want to change the score of the low-numbered BAYES_xx rules so they
>are a lot smaller. But then you will need to keep an eye open for false
>positives. The other option is to disable bayes altogether with
>use_bayes 0
>in spam.assassin.prefs.conf

I filter on low-numbered BAYES_xx rules to a different mailbox. I check
that box for false positives and feed the rest to sa-learn as spam.

Peter Peters, senior netwerkbeheerder
Dienst Informatietechnologie, Bibliotheek en Educatie (ITBE)
Universiteit Twente,  Postbus 217,  7500 AE  Enschede
telefoon: 053 - 489 2301, fax: 053 - 489 2383,

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