[LUNI] Re: Junk-mail reduction system
adam at lazur.org
Sun Aug 25 14:17:06 CDT 2002
Martin Maney (maney at pobox.com) said:
> On Sun, Aug 25, 2002 at 12:34:57PM -0500, Don Benesch wrote:
> > Anybody ever looked into this spam program?
> > TMDA/0.59 http://tmda.net/
> I looked *at* it, not really into it. It seems like a clever approach, and
> might work well for some situations, but on balance it seems far too much
> mechanism for the rather small annoyance that spam is to me. It certainly
> does make those who would write to you work harder to do so; speaking only
> for myself, anyone who places such a barrier in the way can probably expect
> not to benefit (if that's the word for it) from my advice. :-/
I agree. I use spamassassin and it cathes most of the spam I get. There
are occasionally false positives (which is why I file to =spam and then
slog through the spam maildir once a week), and some stuff gets missed.
It's the best thing going right now in anti spam filtering IMO.
Adam Lazur, Cluster Monkey
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