Firefox and spamassassin

Art Edwards edwardsa at
Thu Nov 9 15:06:54 UTC 2006

Constantine Evans wrote:
> That should be set in Spamassassin as the threshold value, should it 
> not? Thunderbird only checks to see whether SA believes that the email 
> is spam. Although I would certainly recommend against using 0.0 as the 
> threshold value - 1 or 2 would probably be better as an aggressive 
> filtering technique. 0.0 will likely score far too many false positives.
> Art Edwards wrote:
>> I have spamassassin working on my firewall box from which I POP mail
>> with tbird. There are many emails that are flagged with low-level
>> threats by spamassassin that are not initially marked as junk by
>> firefox. Under Junk Mail controls in the Tools pull-down I have checked
>> Trust Junk mail headers set by    spamassassin
>> Is there a way of having any spamassassin score greater than zero
>> initially marked as junk?
>> Art Edwards
I agree that 0.0 would be too aggressive on the firewall box. It would
just be nice if 0.0 were the tbird threshold.

Oh well.

Art Edwards

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