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    SubjectRe: [OT] Re: The spam problem.
    On Mon, 12 Aug 2002, Manik Raina wrote:

    > Now , these mails keep making rounds on this list, though
    > they've improved my knowlege of African power politics
    > somewhat, and improved my who's who in Africa, i would
    > really like it if we could shut the spammer up.

    Little chance. These messages are generally written in such
    a way that there are no useful regexps to distinguish the 419
    spam from legitimate email.

    I think spamassassin catches about half of the 419 scams, maximum.

    kind regards,

    Rik
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