Re: Debian Lists, USENET & Spam
On Fri, Jan 04, 2002 at 08:27:13PM -0800, Paul E Condon wrote:
| Where is there a HOWTO or tutorial on using available tools (e.g.
| procmail) to filter spam? Is it something that the "unwashed masses"
| like myself can learn to do?
If you would like, I can send you what I have.
I made a script I that given a message on stdin will append the
address in the From: header to a file. I also have a mutt macro that
invokes this script (and flags the message for deletion) with a single
key press. This part is just to reduce the effort required to
blacklist someone. I have exim setup to check that file against
sender addresses and return a failure notice (instead of delivering)
any address that is blacklisted. It is really a simple setup (just
When I see some spam that hits my inbox, I press F12 and it goes away
Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet
and a light unto my path.