Filtering spam with SpamAssassin header

Brennan Stehling brennan at
Wed Aug 16 21:17:57 CEST 2006

Yes, it would be great to get the webmail client set up so that it can actually control the procmail and mailfilter behavior somehow.  I suppose you would need some server-side software to handle that interaction.

Are there any projects which do this?


On Wed, 16 Aug 2006 15:07:07 -0400, Mehmet Tolga Avcioglu <mehmet at> wrote:
> In my opinion something like this should be setup in the delivery agent
> (procmail, maildrop). This behavior should be consistent between
> clients. For example we have a web based configuration tool for these
> types of settings which creates the appropriate .mailfilter files and
> the MDA does the rest. The behavior is same even is the users logs in
> through web client or thunderbird, etc.
> I would actually like to see the Settings section extended so these
> types of server side configurations could be implemented (spam rules,
> blacklist, whitelist, vacation, etc.) as additional extensions/modules.??
> --
> Mehmet Tolga Avcioglu
> Brennan Stehling wrote:
>> I would like to adjust RoundCube to automatically place new mail into
> the Junk folder if it has a spam ranking from SpamAssassin.
>> On my server...
>> ..I have SpamAssassin set up and it will place the X-Spam-Level header
> with a set of stars indicating the spam level.  I think RoundCube could
> check the SpamLevel and provide a personal setting to allow the user to
> automatically drop spam into the Junk folder.
>> Thoughts?
>> --
>> Brennan Stehling
>> LLC
>> brennan at
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