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       Razor-Agents - Collection of files for checking, reporting, and
       revoking spam


       Vipul’s Razor is a distributed, collaborative, spam detection,
       reporting, and filtering network. The primary focus of the system is to
       identify and remove all email spam from the internet.  Visit the
       website at


       First a razorhome directory should be created where log, conf, and
       cached server information will live.  This is done via "-create" option
       to razor-admin(1).  See man page for details.

       You can immediately check spam using razor-check(1).  See man page for

       To report spam, an identity must be registered.  This is done via
       "-register" option to razor-admin(1).  After that, razor-report(1) and
       razor-revoke(1) will work flawlessly.


       All Razor-Agents share a configuration file.  The contents of the
       configuration file are detailed in the razor-agent.conf(5) manpage.

       Config file is computed before razorhome, in the following order:

        -conf=/path/file.conf           used if readable, else
        <home>/.razor/razor-agent.conf  used if readable, else
        /etc/razor/razor-agent.conf     used if readable, else
        all defaults are used.

       To see configuration defaults, do
         razor-admin -create -conf=/tmp/razor2-defaults.conf


       All Razor-Agents also share a razorhome directory, where identity,
       logging, and cached information about servers is stored.  Razorhome is
       computed after configuration file, in the following order.

        -home=/tmp/razor/                     used if readable, else
        'razorhome' from configuration file   used if readable, else
        <home>/.razor/                        used if readable, else
        <home>/.razor/                        is created.  if that fails,
                                              no razorhome.

        NOTE: If there is no razorhome, razor-report and razor-revoke will
              not work unless you specify  -ident=/path/identity
              razor-check will still work.


       Besides those listed at the end with their own manpages, Razor Agents
       also has the following files.

           Usually a symlink to identity file containing user+pass.  Used by
           razor-report(1) and razor-revoke(1).

           Default log file.  To change, edit razor-agent.conf(5).

           Cached list of Razor Servers.  If more than one, they are ordered
           by closest ping time.

           Cached info for <name> server. The "srl" key in this file is
           compared against the server greeting, and if server’s is greater,
           new cache info is retrieved from the server.


       razor-check -d -debuglevel=9 mbox
           Checks spam in mbox.  prints numbers for those found to be spam.
           -d logs to stdout, -debuglevel=9 is verbose logging

       razor-admin -create -home=/home/chad/.razor -d -s
           Creates razorhome in /home/chad/.razor, log to stdout, does not
           connect to server (-s simulate).

       razor-report spam -debuglevel=0
           sends spam to server, with no log msgs.


       Vipul Ved Prakash, <> and Chad Norwood <>


       razor-agent.conf(5), razor-check(1), razor-admin(1), razor-report(1),
       razor-revoke(1), razor-whitelist(5)