[Spambayes] why doesn't the pop3 proxy filter all messages?

Tony Meyer tameyer at ihug.co.nz
Mon Nov 15 05:02:09 CET 2004

> I have installed spambayes 1.0 as a pop3/smtp proxy with 
> Eudora.  I find that it filters some of the incoming pop3
> mail but not all.  I run the identical test mail through the
> mail system and sometimes the pop3 proxy will classify the
> mail and provide a spam score and other times it passes 
> the mail through without any checking or providing any spam score.

If you examine the headers of the messages that are not filtered, do they
have an "X-Spambayes-Exception" header?  If so, what does that header


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