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Old 04-16-2014, 05:01 AM   #1
Registered: Nov 2006
Location: Europe,Latvia,Riga
Distribution: slackware,slax, OS X, exMandriva
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Question spam filtering in slackware?

maybe anyone can write small, modern howto about topic?
I use sendmail with greylisting, who help a lot. i also use spamassassin, and milter-regex, who is also good tool, especially for turn off situation, when you got spams from faked your own addresses. i also use procmail to send to /dev/null messages with spamassassin score higher than 7.
some days ago one people says me, a SPF tool also is very good to spam fighting - i search around a bit, but not get fresh statistics
( last seems to be of 2009 ? )
as so i want to know - it is worth to turn it on, or not? looks like for it work i must add SPF records to DNS, and add spf milter to sendmail, at least....?
Old 04-18-2014, 07:14 AM   #2
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Location: NJ / USA
Distribution: Slackware 64 -Current
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I am not good at writing how-to yet for slackware but i can point you to some web stuff to take a look at....

This one looks nice too its been updated this year

Hope those help...


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