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Re: Bayes and MySQL - does it actually work?

From: John Hardin <jhardin_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Dec 23 2011 - 15:49:31 GMT
To: users@spamassassin.apache.org

On Fri, 23 Dec 2011, spamassassin@lists.grepular.com wrote:

> On 23/12/11 14:25, David F. Skoll wrote:
>
>> The only downside to CDB is that incremental updates are not possible.
>> To train, you need to rebuild the entire CDB file. For us, that's
>> an acceptable tradeoff, but YMMV.
>
> Another major downside to this approach compared to using MySQL, is that
> it doesn't allow you to access the same bayes db from multiple machines
> at the same time. Unless I'm mistaken..?

Each machine would have its own copy of the latest database.

Learning would be to a master that is not being read, and that master
would be periodically distributed to SA hosts.

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