[bogofilter] parameter question (the rob's)
relson at osagesoftware.com
Thu Apr 29 19:11:31 EDT 2004
On Thu, 29 Apr 2004 17:39:15 -0400
Tom Allison wrote:
> If min_dev > abs(0.5 - robx)
> does the new token still get counted in the database even though it is
> ignored in the specific email evaluation?
The short answer is "Yes". The long answer is that the scoring
parameters are used only during scoring. They are ignored when
> Various parameters influence these calculations, the most important
> robx: the score given to a token which has not seen before. robx is
> the probability that the token is spammish.
> robs: a weight on robx which moves the probability of a little seen
> token towards robx.
> min_dev: a minimum distance from .5 for tokens to use in the
> calculation. Only tokens farther away from 0.5 than this value are
David Relson Osage Software Systems, Inc.
relson at osagesoftware.com Ann Arbor, MI 48103
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