[Spambayes] Problem with mail proxy

John G Walker johngwalker at tiscali.co.uk
Sun May 8 23:52:56 CEST 2005


   You say your ISP changed the server to mail.adelphia.net, yet you
   also say you have the SpamBayes POP3 parameter as

   If you're reporting correctly, you should lose the "pop3." at the
   beginning of SpamBayes' POP3 parameter,

All the best,

Sunday, May 8, 2005, 10:32:06 PM, you wrote:

> I am using SpamBayes POP3 Proxy Version 0.4 (February 2004)
> (binary), with version 2.3.2+ (#49, Oct 23 2003, 15:50:06) [MSC
> v.1200 32 bit (Intel)] of Python; my operating system is Windows
> 5.1.2600.2 (Service Pack 2).  I have trained 1569 ham and 2169 spam.

> The problem I am having is: Spambayes is no longer intercepting my incoming mail.
> The problem occurred when I tried to reconfigured spambayes to a new isp mail server.
> My isp changed the server from pop.dc3.adelphia.net to mail.adelphia.net
> I changed the remote server to what you see below and I also
> tried both pop.mail.adelphia.net and
> mail.adelphia.net 
> Appreciate your help in correctly reconfiguring
> Thanks
>       Remote Servers:           Remote Servers: The SpamBayes
> POP3 proxy intercepts incoming email and classifies it before
> sending it on to your email client. You need to specify which POP3
> server(s) you wish it to intercept - a POP3 server address typically
> looks like "pop3.myisp.net". If you use more than one server, simply
> separate their names with commas. You can get these server names
> from your existing email configuration, or from your ISP or system
> administrator. If you are using Web-based email, you can't use the
> SpamBayes POP3 proxy (sorry!). In your email client's configuration,
> where you would normally put your POP3 server address, you should
> now put the address of the machine running SpamBayes. 
>       Current Value:  pop3.mail.adelphia.net 
>       SpamBayes Ports:           SpamBayes Ports: Each POP3
> server that is being monitored must be assigned to a 'port' in the
> SpamBayes POP3 proxy. This port must be different for each monitored
> server, and there must be a port for each monitored server. Again,
> you need to configure your email client to use this port. If there
> are multiple servers, you must specify the same number of ports as
> servers, separated by commas. 
>       Current Value:  110 

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