[OT] mail headers on this list

Dougl VanLeuven roamdad at ibm.net
Fri Aug 13 04:52:17 GMT 1999

Kenneth Stephen wrote:

> Hi,
>         I am not sure if this has been defined in some RFC, but if the
> >From header is different from the Reply-To header in an email, the reply
> should default to (if a default is supported) the Reply-To address.
> Unfortunately, the samba-technical list archive doesnt show up the
> Reply-To header. My mail server for instance would show the "From" as
> "pgmr at marvin.megadodo.umb" (which is a nonsensical address), and rewrite the "Reply-To" to be a valid
> address ("ksteph1 at ibm.net"). Could someone fix this please? Either show
> the Reply-To instead of the From, or show both headers.
> Regards,
> Kenneth

The ascii listing of /var/spool/mail shows pgmr at marvin.megadodo.umb as the Reply-To header.

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