chinese-language email

Adri Koppes adrik at
Thu Aug 3 09:00:23 IST 2006

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mailscanner-bounces at 
> [mailto:mailscanner-bounces at] On Behalf 
> Of Ugo Bellavance
> Sent: woensdag 2 augustus 2006 20:17
> To: mailscanner at
> Subject: Re: chinese-language email
> Adri Koppes wrote:
> > Hi Daniel,
> >  
> > In your or spamassassin.prefs.conf check the settings of 
> > ok_languages and ok_locales.
> > These 2 SpamAssassin settings are used for the FARWAY and 
> other rules.
> I guess that every time we add something to these settings, 
> the catch rate for foreign spam is reduced?

For every language you add to these settings, they will no longer be
marked and some of the FARAWAY and CHARSET rules score quite heavily.
When people start using these settings, I recommend they add all the
foreign languages and locales they expect to receive in legitimate


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