[Dovecot] Antispam plugin custom behavior?
hugo.monteiro at fct.unl.pt
Wed Jun 11 19:41:31 EEST 2008
Kyle Wheeler wrote:
> On Wednesday, June 11 at 05:01 PM, quoth Hugo Monteiro:
>> Have you tried the plugin using the mailtrain backend?
> The antispam plugin? No, I haven't... mostly because it looks like no
> matter which backend I use, I'd have to alter the user-visible
> interface to my training system (which I don't really want to do), and
> it still doesn't handle the "altered message" problem.
>> Basically it will forward the message, as attachment, to spam/notspam
>> addresses that you define. That includes the use of a %u variable
>> expansion, if you choose to use retrain addresses like like
>> spam-username at domain.com or something. I've been pretty happy with
>> with it and it scales a lot better than piping the message into a
>> retrain command, since the mail system itself will handle the load in
>> a more intelligent way.
> Hmmm, load is something I hadn't thought about... (the system I'm
> working with at the moment has plenty of capacity to spare). That's a
> good point.
> However, one of the goals here is to make it so that if a user
> identifies a message that has been mistakenly tagged as spam (and
> "sanitized" by SpamAssassin, e.g. via the "report_safe" setting), they
> can get the message corrected (and back to its original form)
> immediately. As it is, they have to put it into the NotSpam folder and
> wait a couple minutes for the message to reappear in the INBOX
> (because the cron job only runs every so often).
No need to reply to the other message regarding the "why". ;)
Has for what you're saying .. maybe it could be possible to extend the
plugin to remove/add headers.. Though i have no idea on the impact that
would have on IMAP clients...
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