gOCR SpamAssassin plugin
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Fri Aug 11 08:46:00 IST 2006
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milter-greylist on sendmail. I didn't realise there were different
methods to use.
Alex Neuman van der Hans wrote:
> I've set it to as little as 30 seconds with success. People notice it
> even less.
> May we inquire which of the many greylisting methods you used?
> Julian Field wrote:
>> The solution to this that I have just deployed here is "greylisting". I
>> have set the delay time to 10 minutes, and the whitelist-remember time
>> to 32 days. No-one notices the 10 minutes delay on the first email in a
>> conversation, and 32 days means that the monthly email reminder messages
>> from mailing lists are whitelisted.
>> My users are *really* fussy, and I ran a trial of greylisting for a week
>> with a few selected users who opted in to the trial. I purposely didn't
>> tell them what I was changing so I could run a proper blind test. Not
>> one of them noticed the 10 minute delay time. So I have just deployed it
>> out to all 2000 users I have, and there have been no complaints at all.
>> It has got rid of the single-image stock adverts completely.
>> Daniel Maher wrote:
>>> I've noticed that a lot of the image spam uses bitmap (.bmp) images. Unfortunately, that SARE plugin appears to handle gif, png, and jpg images only. Does anybody know of a plugin that will recognise bmp's as well?
>>> °v° Daniel Maher
>>> /(_)\ Administrateur Système Unix
>>> ^ ^ Unix System Administrator
>>> Sentio aliquos togatos contra me conspirare.
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>>>> bounces at lists.mailscanner.info] On Behalf Of Michele Neylon::
>>>> Sent: August 7, 2006 9:53 AM
>>>> To: MailScanner discussion
>>>> Subject: Re: gOCR SpamAssassin plugin
>>>> The one that Dallas posted on the SA users group seems to work well:
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