Re: Dspam (was: Re: [Exim] exiscan-acl-4.24-22 - SPF support…

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Author: Avleen Vig
To: Tor Slettnes
CC: Scott Call, Oliver Eikemeier, Avleen Vig, 'Exim' Users, wayne
Subject: Re: Dspam (was: Re: [Exim] exiscan-acl-4.24-22 - SPF support)
On Wed, May 26, 2004 at 10:21:44AM -0700, Tor Slettnes wrote:
> >Te problem with invoking ${run.. is that dspam uses per-message
> >signatures
> >(they look like "!DSPAM!5324hj532l32!" on the end of each message,
> >which
> >is what enables training.
> >
> >I think (I could be wrong) that the example you posted just scans the
> >returned message for certain text and then denies it if the text
> >exists.
> Being completely ignorant about DSPAM, does this also mean that its
> exit status means nothing?   In which case you cannot use:
>    condition = ${run {/path/to/dspam ...}{true}{false}}"

> Asked a different way, what is the mechanism for invoking DSPAM and
> finding out whether a particular message is spam or not?

I believe DSpam exits '1' for spam, and '0' for non spam.

Avleen Vig
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