Evolution Bogofilter Plugin

Todd Slater dontodd at columbus.rr.com
Tue Jun 28 14:22:45 UTC 2005

On Tue, Jun 28, 2005 at 01:43:57AM +0200, Neilen Marais wrote:
> Hi
> I'm sure I'm not alone in disliking spamassassin when used in
> combination with Evolution. If you do like it, ignore this mail ;) I
> don't mind it being slow as much as it just not working as well as
> bogofilter, which I used before (with Evo 1.4)
> It seems someone in a similar predicament has cooked up a patch to make
> a bogofilter plugin for evo. It involves compiling from source, so I'm a
> little wary of trying myself, but I'd love to hear from any brave souls
> who are willing to try! You can find the patch here:
> http://www.gryniewicz.com/dang/blog/?page_id=311
> If it works, it would be great to have it integrated in the next ubuntu
> release!

It's not too difficult to use fetchmail - procmail and call bogofilter
from there. I prefer this method as I use Maildir's with various
clients, like mutt, evolution, and thunderbird. I don't know your setup
or skill level but I'm sure people would be happy to help if you'd like
to give it a shot.


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