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Linux E-mail: Customizing SpamAssassin

by Alistair McDonald | November 2009 | Linux Servers Open Source

In this article series by Alistair McDonald, we will cover some important topics that discuss the use of Spam Assassin in conjunction with Procmail to filter out the wide range of spam that afflicts the modern e-mail user.

In this article, we will learn:

  • How to customize SpamAssassin to update new rules set automatically to keep your system's spam detection well tuned.
  • How to integrate spam filtering with virus recognition using amavisd.
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Linux E-mail: Busting Spam with SpamAssassin

by Alistair McDonald | November 2009 | Linux Servers Open Source

In this article series by Alistair McDonald, we will cover some important topics that talks about the use of Spam Assassin in conjunction with Procmail to filter out the wide range of spam that afflicts the modern e-mail user.

In this article, we will learn:

  • Why spam is difficult to deal with and why spam filters requires regular updates.
  • How to download, install, and configure SpamAssassin.
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User Interface Design in ICEfaces 1.8: Part 1

by Rainer Eschen | November 2009 | AJAX Java Web Development

In this article by Rainer Eschen, we will take a look at what a desktop-like presentation means to modern web applications. We will learn the design principles and start with a common page layout based on the Facelets templating.

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Controlling Which Class Sees Our Resources in Moodle 1.9

by Mary Cooch | November 2009 | e-Learning Moodle Open Source

Very often in Moodle we might have several teachers working together on the same course but with different classes. We saw in the article Setting up your Moodle gradebook that this is made easier by the use of groups where each teacher and their students can be put into one class or "group" in the gradebook. In this article by Mary Cooch, we will see how the resources can be accessed by the group selectively by using "groupings" in Moodle.

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