[unisog] Blocking spam in general

Daniel MacKay Daniel.MacKay at Dal.Ca
Sat Apr 6 10:17:37 GMT 2002

At 01:53 02/4/6, Mike Zanker wrote:
>On 05 April 2002 20:25 -0400 Daniel MacKay <Daniel.MacKay at Dal.Ca> wrote:
>> X-Is-Spam-Why:http://linus.ucis.dal.ca/cgi-bin/explain.pl?NO_REAL_NAM
>> E,SUBJ_
>Did your programmers write it or have they just hacked SpamAssassin
>(www.spamassassin.org)? Here's the header added by SpamAssassin:
>> X-Spam-Status: Yes, hits=9.0 required=5.0
>> G_LINE,SUBJ _HAS_UNIQ_ID version=2.11
>Still, I like the addition of the URL into the X-header.

Ha ha!! no, it was convergent design.  My programmers built the first
version with a numeric codes, but I wanted people to be able to cut and
paste into the browser, I hadn't looked at Spam Assassin or we probably
would have used exactly the same format.  Obviously we did rip off the
SpamAssasin code, the text symbols are the same.

Daniel.MacKay at Dal.Ca
Network Operations Centre Manager                   +1 902.494.3266
Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

More information about the unisog mailing list