Re: ????

Jim Balcom (
Wed, 10 Nov 1999 19:10:16 -0500 (EST)

On Wed, 10 Nov 1999, James Vahn wrote:

JV>>On Wed, 10 Nov 1999, Jim Balcom wrote:
JV>>> What Fidonet Technical Specifications (actual specifications) REQUIRE
JV>>> a MSGID line?
JV>>None, yet the mail fails because of it.
JV>>> Which hubs are you feeding from?
JV>>1:396/1 and 1:351/1
JV>>A futher example of poor MSGID implementation within Fidonet is that
JV>>some authors read those *optional* standards (FTS-0009, circa 1991) as
JV>>meaning unique ID's *within the relevant echo*. 1:396/1 passes those
JV>>along to me, yet ifmail makes them relevant to the entire network
JV>>and I end up with "dupes" that really aren't dupes at all.

Please bring this up in the ZEC echo.

And, for everyone else on this list, the ZEC is meant for conversations with
the ZEC of Zone One. There is NO restriction as to who can receive it. No
matter what part of the world that you are in, you are welcome to pick it

Perhaps a resolution can be arrived at.

-= Jim =-

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