Re: ????

Rachael Munns (
Wed, 10 Nov 1999 22:13:16 GMT

In mail.ifmail, Marco d'Itri wrote:

>On Nov 10, James Vahn <> wrote:
> >> These people have no ground to complain, there is no technical reason to
> >> force you to generate MSGIDs similar to ones made by DOS software.
> >That argument looks pretty weak when it's just messages from ifmail
> >systems that are failing.
> Failing what?

Some software (sad, broken software) tries to get the Fido address out
of the MSGID kludge rather somewhere it's guaranteed to be.