Spam filter training using IMAP

Charles M. Wood charles.m.wood at gmail.com
Thu Aug 3 08:11:12 MDT 2006


What if one group of people consider something to be spam and another group
doesn't? Does it learn for each individual? or for the entire set of users?

On 8/2/06, Shane Hathaway <shane at hathawaymix.org> wrote:
>
> Doran L. Barton wrote:
> > Here's the nightly script we wrote to do this:
> >
> > #!/bin/sh
> >
> > for USER in `ls /home`
> > do
> >     #look for a spam-mail file in $USER's mail directory
> >     if [ -f /home/$USER/mail/spam-mail ]
> >     then
> >         echo "Checking spam for $USER ..."
> >         su $USER -c "sa-learn --spam --mbox /home/$USER/mail/spam-mail"
> >         cp /dev/null /home/$USER/mail/spam-mail
> >     fi
> > done
>
> Cool!  I'll try it.
>
> Shane
>
>
> /*
> PLUG: http://plug.org, #utah on irc.freenode.net
> Unsubscribe: http://plug.org/mailman/options/plug
> Don't fear the penguin.
> */
>



More information about the PLUG mailing list