[Spambayes] Re: [Python-Dev] Re: some preliminary timings

Anthony Baxter anthony at interlink.com.au
Thu Feb 27 19:09:28 EST 2003


>>> Tim Peters wrote
> To the contrary, I can't think of a parsing ability of the Python email pkg
> that spambayes *doesn't* use, from making sense of arbitrarily nested MIME
> structure, to identifying the charsets in use.  I suspect you're just
> thinking of body parsing, where we do very little -- but the email pkg does
> very little there too (beyond magically identifying the text portions for
> us, and magically decoding base64 and quoted-printable sections).

Something that occurred to me this afternoon - when the email parser's
slackarse mode repairs/avoids a bit of MIME bustage in a message, it 
should note that in some way in the parsed Message object - SB can then
use this parse warnings as clues...

Anthony
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