[Spambayes] Windows 7 x64, Outlook 2007 - Compatible?
Ocean at cobaltnight.com
Thu Dec 10 04:33:11 CET 2009
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> From: spambayes-bounces+ocean=cobaltnight.com at python.org
> bounces+ocean=cobaltnight.com at python.org] On Behalf Of Amedee Van Gasse
> Sent: Tuesday, December 08, 2009 5:57 PM
> To: spambayes at python.org
> Subject: Re: [Spambayes] Windows 7 x64, Outlook 2007 - Compatible?
> On Tue, December 8, 2009 22:56, Ocean wrote:
> > I currently use SpamBayes 1.1a4 on Outlook 2007 (integrated) in
> > Windows XP. Is SpamBayes (and it's required components) fully
> > with Windows 7 x64 (in integrated mode)?
> > While I saw that Python is available in 64 bit, I couldn't find
> > PyWin in a 64 bit version - I don't even know if PyWin x86 will work
> > Python x64, let alone whether or not SpamBayes itself will work on
> > Windows
> > 7 x64.
> > Any help would be appreciated. And to address some typical points -
> > no, I am not a programmer, and I'm not in a position to try it first. I
> > need to know whether it will work in advance, because it affects whether
> > make the change to Windows 7 right now at all.
> I am afraid that the answer, as you explicitly ask your question, is no...
> because so far nobody has bothered to report if Spambayes works on Win7
> If you can wait until july 2010, I can find some free time and system
> resources to install Windows 7 x64 on a virtual machine (I'm a Linux user)
> but until then I cannot dedicate any resources.
> And no, I am not a programmer either... just a user who likes spambayes
> and wants to help out. I hope you appreciate my honest answer.
Well, the answer to my question isn't no if it's due to a lack of
reporting, it's that the answer isn't known. I find it hard to believe that
no one's tried it yet. Perhaps someone will come forth with their
experience and let the rest of us know.
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