Spam sorting (was Re: Install assistance needed in Berkeley area)

Nick Moffitt
Sat, 3 Jan 2004 10:07:01 -0800

begin  Tim Freeman  quotation:
> So far I have been only training it on a spam when that spam gets
> through the filter, and then on the next non-spam to maintain the
> balance between spam and good messages in the corpus.  I might be
> changing that.

	I think you'll find it's much more effective if you just let
it learn what it needs to on the fly.

> Expiring old messages is not something I would want to do if my old
> good messages and old bad messages were of comparable age, but my
> good messages are older on the average.

	Yeah, I don't expire anything.

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