Another call for improvements

Julian Field MailScanner at
Tue Jul 18 20:46:50 IST 2006

As I said earlier, use a ruleset with the Required SpamAssassin Score  

On Tue18 Jul 06, at 16:16, Ken A wrote:

> Dhawal Doshy wrote:
>> Ken A wrote:
>>> I know you just got back from vacation, so please take it easy  
>>> and file this somewhere deep in the pile.. :-)
>>> Per user S.A. scores would be nice. There are times when  
>>> whitelisting isn't enough, especially as mail from .CN continues  
>>> to be both very spammy and increasingly more necessary for  
>>> business. :-\
>> Ken, have a look at the '' from the mailwatch  
>> project.. you do not have to use mailwatch to use this module  
>> unless you need a front-end to manage the scores.. even if you use  
>> the front-end you do not have to use the SQL Logging function from  
>> mailwatch, which tends to get resource hungry.
> This looks to be an SQL implementation of a .rules file, and very  
> handy for building front-ends to manage the HIGH/LOW spam  
> thresholds, but not really what I'm looking for. I want to be able  
> to set per user scores on every rule in SA, similar to what's  
> possible using SA alone.
> The Mail::SpamAssassin API allows an optional $userprefs_filename  
> parameter that contains the path to a per user S.A. prefs file, but  
> I'm not sure what would be involved in using this with MailScanner,  
> or if it's even possible with MailScanner.
> Thanks,
> Ken A.
> Pacific.Net
>> There is also a per-user / per-domain blacklist/whitelist module  
>> available if you require one.
>> - dhawal
>>> Thanks,
>>> Ken A.
>>> Pacific.Net
>>> Julian Field wrote:
>>>> Any of you got any features which you really need?
>>>> I don't guarantee to implement them, or even consider them :-)
>>>> Anything you don't like, anything you particularly like  
>>>> (gratitude is always welcome :-) I'm a right sucker for it :-)
>>>> At the moment there aren't any features people want, other than  
>>>> a 200% speed improvement which I've done my best for in the past.
>>>> Don't ignore anything you have asked for in the past, consider  
>>>> them forgotten :-(
>>>> Regards,
>>>> Jules.
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