Mollom vs Akismet


(smartwatchme) #1

Having the Akismet plug-in is certainly a great addition to Discourse, but I’m wondering if Mollom was ever considered as well? After digging into the API, it seems as though Mollom does have some advantages:

(Jeff Atwood) #2

If someone wants to write a plugin for it following the Akismet example, that’d be great!

Akismet is working perfectly for us, though like any Bayesian filter it does take some initial training.

(Kane York) #3

This is useless for Discourse, as without some extremely custom-built tools you can’t post without a browser.