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Re: You can start saving now

On Mon, May 10, 2004 at 09:46:09AM +0800, Jason Lim wrote:
> You have to weigh up the pros and cons of this.


> Presumably lists.debian.org already uses some kind of spam filtering, such
> as using ordb.org or spamcop.net or something to filter spamming IPs
> outright?
> Then on your end, you can run Spamassassin that will look at the content
> (i presume lists.debian.org server does not have enough resources to run
> Spamassassin to do content-based filtering?), and it will tag it as spam
> or whatever else you want it to do.

We are running spam assassin plus a whole bunch of custom procmail, as
well as something called cross-assassin which gets cross posts against

For those wondering about the numbers, as far as this month is
concerned, 376 messages (3.3 Mb) did not make it onto the list. This
includes 207 emails stopped by cross assassin, and 90 stopped by spam


Pasc (as Listmaster)

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