From: Jim Thompson
Subject: Re: E-mail from Korea, China or Taiwan no longer accpted
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Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2003 16:20:36 GMT
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On Sat, 11 Jan 2003 01:38:05 -0600,
"Tim Williams" ,
In Newsgroup: alt.binaries.schematics.electronic,
Entitled: "Re: E-mail from Korea, China or Taiwan no longer accpted",
Wrote the following:
|"qrk" wrote in message
|> This nails 70% of spam. I then scan thru my trash bin to check for
|> wanted mail.
|Hmmm. Ya know what?
|It seems to me that it defeats the purpose of filtering spam if
|you're going to go through your deleted items ANYWAY, looking
|for good mail.
|Just skip the whole filtering thing and delete the spam from your
|inbox. Saves filter troubles.
|Tim (whose first solution seems to be too simple, but alas this
|is probably even simpler)
I'm using Spamnix and watching the trash for false positives (mainly
just building an "accept" list for all the legitimate lists I'm on).
I've been watching it for more than a month, false positives are at
zero, and I'm about ready to use Eudora's "double-trash-disappear"
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