Re: Insidious Spam/swen/Garbage
On Sat, Oct 25, 2003 at 12:54:05AM +0100, Clive Menzies wrote:
> On (25/10/03 01:14), David Jardine wrote:
> > ...
> > ...
> > I've read the fetchmail documentation and concluded that fetchmail
> > will never delete anything without consulting exim or whatever.
> > I've tried to follow all the contributions to this list on the
> > subject. Have I missed something?
> Only if you have a pop3 account, in which case you can preconnect mailfilter
> before fetchmail to remove most of this stuff from the server before
> collecting your mail.
Yes, I'm sorry. I'd got it into my head for some reason that
mailfilter worked post-download so I didn't take much notice of
correspondence on the subject.
> see various .mailfilterrc files post in the last few weeks. Some
> filter on size. I use a combination of Subject, From and To headers to
> filter most of it out. Let me know if you want my rc file.
Thanks but I've managed that all right.