PCYMTNQREAIYR, it really works.

Christopher Faylor cgf-no-personal-reply-please@cygwin.com
Fri Sep 24 02:49:00 GMT 2004

On Fri, Sep 24, 2004 at 04:34:13AM +0200, Gerrit P. Haase wrote:
>Hello Andrew,
>>> there is dbmail, but it doesn't work with Windows (or Cygwin) yet.
>> Don't see how dbmail will help you with spam.
>I want to store my mail in a database.  My email client should only
>need to display the mail, not working as a database server.  I tried
>again to get dbmail up and running and I see now that it is working
>and injecting my mails into PostgreSQL:
>Eventlog:dbmail/smtp : PID 922 : insert_messages(): message id=1, size=3712 is inserted.
>dbmail includes an IMAP and a POP server, now I can read my mail via
>IMAP locally.  Need to find a good IMAP client now.  I thought it
>would be the best option to do filtering in a database.

I'm using dbmail to store my email and I've written a simple perl script
to do automatic filtering of mailing lists into different imap folders.
It works well but it is s*l*o*w*.  I'll send it to you if you are

The perl script does spam filtering via spamassassin.


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