Re: ????

Jim Balcom (
Wed, 10 Nov 1999 17:30:09 -0500 (EST)

On Wed, 10 Nov 1999, James Vahn wrote:

JV>>Right! In fact both the Hubs I feed from have broken AllFix software.
JV>>Point it out to them and all you'll get is a slow blink; they don't
JV>>understand (nor do I) why an RFC-style address is in there. It's just
JV>>as broken as they are. Wrong network.
JV>>As a gateway system I would like to see all the messages that I gate
JV>>stamped with my FTN address in the MSGID. The messages carry my Origin,
JV>>and I am responsible for their being (policy4). In a sense, those
JV>>messages originate from my system as far as Fido is concerned. I keep
JV>>the original RFC Message-ID in a kludge line.

What Fidonet Technical Specifications (actual specifications) REQUIRE a
MSGID line?
The last that I knew there were NO approved specifications requiring one,
although I've not paid any attention to what the latest panel may have

Which hubs are you feeding from?

-= Jim =-

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