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Re: what happened to spam filters of this list

On Sat, Jun 2, 2012 at 8:32 PM, Brad Rogers <brad@fineby.me.uk> wrote:
> On Sat, 2 Jun 2012 19:57:28 +0600
> Aft nix <aftnix@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello Aft,
>> I'm taking full responsibility of my actions.
> In which case, I misread the tone of your post.

Thanks for the understanding.

>> i'm talking about the subsequent spams, probably generated from same
>> source. I'm just checking that same kind of spam(with similar message
>> body) is posted multiple times. So spam filter of the list should
>> detect it.
> Spam filters aren't prescient;  They can't predict new spam types.
> Filtering is always playing catch-up. It will take time (IDK how much)
> for the filters to be taught how to recognise this model.

May be i should report the spam instead of spamming the list :)

> Finally, there's no need to CC me, I'm subbed to the list.

Sorry, i suddenly realize that's gmail's default. Default works for me
usually. it replies to the list.
But in this case it's replying to you by cc'ing the list. weird :(

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