Welcome to the home page for emc. emc is built to be an easy to use solution for people with an IMAP server. It is email client independent. Whether you use Gnus, Outlook or Mozilla, this tool helps you to combat spam.
It works by scanning your INBOX folder and move the spam to a different location. It recognizes spam by first building a database from messages you have archived. But everything is explained clearly in the manual.
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|Linux (compiled on Linux 2.4.29 with glibc-2.2.93-5).||emc-release-0.7.4-Linux.zip||0.7.4|
|Linux (compiled on Linux 2.4.29 with glibc-2.2.93-5).||emc-debug-0.7.4-Linux.zip||Debug version of above|
|Windows (compiled on Windows 2000 SP2 with ISE 5.5 and Microsoft C 6.0)||emc-release-0.7.4-Windows.zip||0.7.4|
|Windows (compiled on Windows 2000 SP2 with ISE 5.5 and Microsoft C 6.0)||emc-debug-0.7.4-Windows.zip||Debug version of above|
So I still have mail that is not classified as spam, for example mail that just contains some attachment. And sometimes mail is misclassified as spam when it isn't. Let me know about your experiences. Suggestions welcome!
Try running emc_classify with the --algorithms option to get an idea what spamminess would be reported by various algorithms: