It it possible to filter GMail with charset?

by Volker Weber

As many of you, I am receiving tons of spam with charset koi8-r. Since I cannot understand messages in languages with this charset, I would be happy to just dump them. Works fine on my own mail server, but I have not found an option to filter by charset on GMail? Any ideas?

Comments

I think creating a filter with Has words field containing a criteria with logical operators might help. For example, creating a criteria like this one: "в"OR"ш"OR"б" will filter all messages containing any of these 3 letters from russian alphabet. Only problem, you would need to ask someone who speaks or understand russian to create such rule.

Egor Margineanu, 2008-03-25

Have you tried just hitting the "report spam" button? Gmail's spam filter is adaptive. It learns what you tell it is spam (and what is not). I have mine pretty well trained now.

Chris Linfoot, 2008-03-25

Egor, this is working very well. Thank you!

Volker Weber, 2008-03-25

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