Strange scoring problem

Sam liste-mailscanner at INGESCOM.COM
Wed Dec 14 16:03:29 GMT 2005

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Kai Schaetzl a écrit :

>Sam wrote on         Wed, 14 Dec 2005 15:07:56 +0100:
>>score BAYES_00 -6.0 
>>score BAYES_20 0.0 
>>score BAYES_50 6.0 
>>score BAYES_80 7.0 
>>score BAYES_99 8.0
>It is strongly suggested to use custom scores that do not boost a message 
>to spam alone. Frankly, BAYES_50 6.0 is bound for disaster since 50 means 
>Bayes doesn't know if it is ham or spam. You are tweaking at the wrong 
>end. I really suggest reading more up about SA.
Thanks a lot for your answer,

I've tried to custom this scores beacause they gave good result for the 
Our office in France only receive french email.
A few french email have some line with english legal notices ... that's all

For a few weeks with 500/800 messages per days I only got 1 message 
marked as spam by error.
more than 90 % of spams are marked as BAYES_99 (that's why I did not 
notice the BAYES_95 error before)

But I'm just newbie with mailscanner/SA ... so I will be carefull with 
what I do custom.

Thanks for your help.

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