[Mailman-Users] spam gatewayed from Usenet to mail bypasses our spam filters

Brad Knowles brad at shub-internet.org
Thu Nov 20 08:28:01 CET 2008

on 11/20/08 12:54 AM, Grant Taylor said:

> 2)  Does gate_news have the ability to filter (gateway or not) messages 
> based on the contents of the Path: header in the Usenet message?

Not inherently, no.  But that feature could be added.

> 3)  Is it possible to have gate_news call some of the other freely 
> available Usenet spam filters that already exist?  Why re-invent the 
> wheel if we can hook in to already existing filters on the Usenet side.

That's also a good idea, although not currently available in the 
existing code.

Call them before SpamBayes, I think.

Brad Knowles <brad at shub-internet.org>
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