[spambayes-dev] RE: [Spambayes] Delete As Spam - Doesn't always work
geoff at controlg.com
Mon Feb 23 11:27:39 EST 2004
Another try to forward - I'm forwarding the "sent" item (which shows the
Maybe it's more of an "outlook" problem!
Thanks - Geoff
From: Tim Peters [mailto:tim.one at comcast.net]
Sent: Sunday, February 22, 2004 9:19 PM
To: spambayes-dev at python.org
Cc: geoff at controlg.com
Subject: FW: [Spambayes] Delete As Spam - Doesn't always work
Does this log file ring bells with anyone? I haven't seen errors coming
out of GetHTMLFromRTFProperty before.
Geoff, you may have intended to attach the email message you couldn't
delete as spam, but no such attachment arrived -- just the log file.
[fwd'ed with permission]
> Hi Tim -
> Attached is the latest log file (only one I could find), and also the
> email message that I couldn't "Delete as Spam". In trying to solve
> the problem, I upgraded to the latest SpamBayes version - that may
> have wiped out the log of when the message originally came in.
> Anyway, thanks for you help.
> Geoff Campbell
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tim Peters [mailto:tim.one at comcast.net]
> Sent: Thursday, February 19, 2004 1:59 PM
> To: geoff at controlg.com
> Cc: spambayes at python.org
> Subject: RE: [Spambayes] Delete As Spam - Doesn't always work
> [Geoff Campbell]
>> Sometimes (very rarely) when I select an obvious spam message and
>> "click" on "Delete As Spam", nothing happens. It seems that the
>> message is "SpamBayes proof"! This happens once every several days,
>> but I can't see a pattern. Using Outlook 2002 (SP-1). Would be
>> to send you a representative email.
> That would be good. There's probably a helpful (to us <wink>) message
> in your SpamBayes log file whenever this happens. A real problem is
> that Outlook destroys the exact structure of incoming email, so you
> may not actually be able to give anyone else an email that reproduces
> the problem. When "nothing happens" in an otherwise-working SpamBayes,
> the usual cause is that the email is so badly formed (violates so many
> standards about how email *should* be constructed) that the SpamBayes
> email parser gives up trying to make any sense of it. If that's
> what's happening, you will find helpful (to us) information in your
> SpamBayes log file.
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