Date: Sat, 15 Nov 1997 17:00:41 -0500 From: "Jeutonne P. Brewer" Subject: Re: Yet another test > what IS a filtering system anyway? A filter is basically a program that accepts, rejects, reroutes, etc. mail messages. The program essentially looks for key words or phrases in the mail message and then follows the instructions as to what to do with the message. Email addresses and the wording of error messages are examples of the types of key words or phrases. Jeutonne