[Gross] false positives
eino at utu.fi
Wed Dec 17 14:22:51 EET 2008
Jesse Thompson wrote:
> You probably need to raise filter_bits setting; especially since you are
> using such a large rotate_interval.
> Or, if you use the block_threshold functionality, most messages will be
> blocked and not added to the filters, which reduces the chance of false
Indeed, that's seems to be the best way.
Just for the record, we are now talking false matches, or collisions in
the bloom filter, not false positives.
More information about the Gross