Improving Spam Filtering?
charlescurley at charlescurley.com
Sun Apr 6 14:01:23 MDT 2008
On Sun, Apr 06, 2008 at 12:13:13PM -0600, Michael Torrie wrote:
> Charles Curley wrote:
> > On Sun, Apr 06, 2008 at 08:44:42AM -0600, Michael Torrie wrote:
> >> Greylisting will drop your spam by 90%, even without spamassassin. You
> >> might look into that as well.
> > Thanks. I installed milter-greylist ("aptitude install
> > milter-greylist"). As far as I can tell, the installation does nothing
> > to configure it. Nothing in /etc/mail was modified. Other than editing
> > /etc/milter-greylist/greylist.conf to customize it, is there anything
> > I need to do? I found the README, and the section on "Configuring
> > Sendmail with milter-greylist" is gooblydegook. For one thing, it
> > refers to sendmail.cf, which is generated from sendmail.mc
> Are you using sendmail? or Postfix? or exim?
It may be working just fine now. From the headers of this email:
X-Greylist: Sender IP whitelisted, not delayed by milter-greylist-3.0
Charles Curley /"\ ASCII Ribbon Campaign
Looking for fine software \ / Respect for open standards
and/or writing? X No HTML/RTF in email
http://www.charlescurley.com / \ No M$ Word docs in email
Key fingerprint = CE5C 6645 A45A 64E4 94C0 809C FFF6 4C48 4ECD DFDB
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