Eric on 10 Aug 2008 13:28:42 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] PLUG messages as false spam

I run my email through gmail for the same reason and as I've seen no 
PLUG email gets tagged as spam... well maybe one in the last year.


Art Alexion wrote:
> With this verizon account, my mail used to be handled by yahoo and their
> flawed spam filters.
> When I learned that I could run the mail through gmail and take advantage of
> their spam filter and imap, I moved my old account.
> is a high spam account.  As everything was working really well, with very
> little spam getting through, and almost no noticeable false poshitives, I
> moved there as well, turning off yahoo's spam filter to avoid the
> rampant false positives that filter produces.
> Surprisingly, many (35%?) of PLUG messages get caught anyway.  PLUG and
> another, non-technical list.  Nothing seems amiss in the threads that get
> caught.  The most recent message to get interceted was John Lavin's recent
> post regarding Tivo and MythTV.
> Anybody else with a gmail account have this message trapped as well? noticing
> the same problem? Any ideas what is triggering this?

#  Eric Lucas
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