Bayes Expiry - spam gets through

Anthony Peacock a.peacock at
Fri Jul 4 08:55:47 IST 2008


Jeff Mills wrote:
> I have an issue with the expiry of the Bayes databases on my servers.
> Every time an expiry is done, quite a bit of spam is let through.
> Obviously its removing tokens that are not very old.
> I have set bayes_expiry_max_db_size to quite a high size to try and help
> this, but still when it expires, spam gets through.
> bayes_expiry_max_db_size 4000000

I had a similar issue recently and bumped up by max_db_size to

bayes_expiry_max_db_size   5000000

Which has made things a bit better, I also manually train the database a 
bit more thoroughly now.

Anthony Peacock
CHIME, Royal Free & University College Medical School
Study Health Informatics - Modular Postgraduate Degree

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