[Spambayes] spambayes with multiple profiles

Coe, Bob rcoe at CambridgeMA.GOV
Thu Jul 15 13:30:11 CEST 2004

Incompatibility isn't the issue; unexpected compatibility is. An erstwhile user of Inboxer might suddenly find his Inboxer files affecting his Spambayes configuration where they didn't before.


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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kenny Pitt [mailto:kennypitt at hotmail.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, July 13, 2004 12:21 PM
> To: Coe, Bob
> Cc: spambayes at Python.org
> Subject: RE: [Spambayes] spambayes with multiple profiles
> Coe, Bob wrote:
> > You should, however, use a naming convention different from the one
> > Inboxer uses. Some users (me, for example) may have obsolete Inboxer
> > configuration files lurking around for historical reasons.  
> Yeah, we really should talk to Sean about using a different name for his
> "Application Data" directory. <0.5 wink>
> But seriously, we do use a different convention for the options
> configuration file, and AFAIK the bayes_database and message_database files
> should be compatible.  The other InBoxer files are for extended features
> such as whitelisting and would be totally ignored by SpamBayes.
> -- 
> Kenny Pitt

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