[SpamCop-List] spam from localhost (127.0.0.1)
ric.gates at bigsleep.org
Mon Jul 26 07:40:42 EDT 2004
On 25 Jul 2004 Glenn Daniels entered spamcop and left
news:ce0pd5$ir9$1 at news.spamcop.net:
> "Blammo" wrote in message
>> N. Miller entered spamcop and left
>> > I don't know if there is anything in the RFCs which require the MDA
>> > to provide 'full' headers to an actual client. I believe that the
>> > SMTP protocol is just a mail transport protocol, and that the end
>> > user can be relieved of having to deal with routing matters.
>> The RFCs only apply to communications between servers, and do not
>> apply to communications between clent and server. So local mail
>> deliveries aren't bound to any rules.
> Now that helps explain the situation.
Actually, if you have a mail forwarding feature, I believe it would be a
violation not to include the original headers. This would depend on whether
the message was relayed or resent.
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