Spam Assassin - Rules Question

Andrews Carl 448 Carl.Andrews at
Tue Apr 21 20:14:04 IST 2009


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Also try out the rules that Justin Mason (author
SA) runs.

On 21/4/09 19:44, Andrews Carl 448 wrote:
> I recently got to update a very out of date installation of MS and I 
> have been trying to find better or more spamassassin rules. I was 
> using rules_du_jour but that is obviously out of date. Now I am using 
> the spamassassin channels and the sare 
> channels from I also have KAM by Kevin McGrail. Would 
> anyone be willing to point me to more if you know of any? I have tried

> searching but searching for "spamassassin rules/channels" is not doing

> too much for me. I know I found out about the KAM rule from this 
> newsgroup a while back so I though I would check with you.
> According to MailWatch my clean email percentage is not 38%, it was 
> 70% on the old version of MS, but I have a lot of messages that should

> be marked spam but are not.
> Thanks for your time!
> Carl


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