[Spambayes] Question On Installtion
T.A.Meyer at massey.ac.nz
Thu Sep 11 12:51:55 EDT 2003
> I am looking for various steps to atke before installing
> spambayes on a 98 machine, the reason I want steps as I will
> know what files get installed where so it's easy to
> troubleshoot . As right know I have to test it before I start
> deploying companywide.
We need more information than that. What mail client do you use? What
type of server you do you your mail from? (POP3, IMAP, Exchange,
If you take a look at the README.txt included in the 1.0a5 release it
does cover installation fairly thoroughly.
Regarding where files get installed: if you run "setup.py install" then
you'll end up with a spambayes directory (with various files) in your
Python site-packages directory, and a collection of scripts in your
Python scripts directory. If you're running the Outlook plug-in from
source, you get to choose where files are installed, plus a registry key
or two is created, and data is stored in the Windows "Application Data"
directory (see the FAQ to locate it).
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