On Fri, 17 Aug 2007, Giampaolo Tomassoni wrote:

> > -----Messaggio originale-----
> > Da: SM [mailto:sm@resistor.net]
> >
> > At 13:02 17-08-2007, John Rudd wrote:
> > >Hm. This is the first I've heard of the chickenpox rule. Where
> > >does it come from? Is it part of SARE?

> >
> > It was written by Jennifer several years ago.
> >
> > http://www.rulesemporium.com/rules/chickenpox.cf

>
> Why it isn't in a "regular" sare rule? Does it behave well with non-english
> messages?
>
> Giampaolo


It was written some time ago when this list was mostly English-centric
and is prone to FPs with non-english messages.

That was the main reason that we quit using it here.

It might be useful if used in meta-rules, or if the individual scores
were tuned down enough.


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