[DCN-TechOps] Re: SPAM tagging

Russ Hobby rdhobby at ucdavis.edu
Tue May 6 10:34:14 PDT 2003

UCD has recently started spam tagging too.  They have web page that helps 
with the filter configs (http://security.ucdavis.edu/spam.cfm).  Such a 
page might be good for DCN too.

I agree that the header is sufficient.


At 10:15 AM 5/6/2003 -0700, John M. Crowell wrote:
>On Tue, 6 May 2003, Steve McMahon wrote:
> > Hi Jack,
> >
> > I've cc'd the TechOps, since this question probably deserves multiple 
> minds.
> >
> > My thought is that the "X-Spam-Flag: YES" is sufficient. I believe that
> > all recent-vintage email clients allow filtering on arbitrary headers.
> > In fact, I used to do so with Eudora before I switched to Mozilla.
> >
>You're right, of course.  I found the proper filtering option in
>Eudora 5.1.  (The "filter" menu option wasn't the way to go; it took
>a few extra key clicks under "Tools.")
>You've got a good point about modifying the Subject line.  That starts
>to encroach on censorship.
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