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From Daniel J McDonald <dan.mcdon...@austinenergy.com>
Subject Re: sender name same as recipient name
Date Tue, 25 Sep 2007 18:50:39 GMT
On Tue, 2007-09-25 at 11:38 -0700, feral wrote:
> 
> 
> John D. Hardin wrote:
> > 
> > On Tue, 25 Sep 2007, feral wrote:
> > 
> >> Whatever the case, global bayes or not, or even bayes or not, how
> >> could an email with the obvious porn words in the subject (as in
> >> my examples) NOT get flagged?
> > 
> > If bayes was mistrained to consider such words hammy, then BAYES_00
> > could drag the score back down below the threshold, cancelling out the
> > points added by HOT_NASTY and PORN_16.
> > 
> 
> X-Spam-Status: No, score=-0.6 required=4.0 tests=BAYES_00,HOT_NASTY,PORN_16
>         autolearn=no version=3.1.9
> 
> So BAYES_00 brought the score down to negative .6 ?  Methinks the BAYES is
> not
> even functional (database absent).
> 
> How do I enable network tests?

basically, ensure it can resolve DNS.  You can force it with 

dns_available yes
use_bayes_rules
If you want to turn bayes off:

use_bayes 0
or maybe:
use_bayes_rules 0 (if you want it to attempt to continue to update the
bayes database)



> 
> thanks 
-- 
Daniel J McDonald, CCIE # 2495, CISSP # 78281, CNX
Austin Energy
http://www.austinenergy.com

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