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Fwd: Problems sending mail from .mumble

  • From: Barry Shein
  • Date: Sun Apr 13 18:02:34 2008


I was asked to forward this to the list by Eric:

 > Date: Sun, 13 Apr 2008 10:27:40 -0700
 > From: Eric Brunner-Williams <ebw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
 > User-Agent: Thunderbird 2.0.0.12 (Macintosh/20080213)
 > MIME-Version: 1.0
 > To: nanog@xxxxxxxxx
 > Subject: Problems sending mail from .mumble
 > Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1; format=flowed
 > Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
 > 
 > Howdy folks,
 > 
 > This isn't as much fun as tracking ships, but at Friday's meeting of 
 > ICANN's GNSO Council (think "Hairspray") and ICANN staff on the process 
 > for new gTLDs, the issue of file suffixes as proposed strings came up.
 > 
 > Obviously the people who thought of wildcards (Sitefinder) didn't think 
 > through the full joy of the consequences.
 > 
 > So this is (yet another) fishing expidition -- as MIME types are a handy 
 > list, if any of those strings were present in a header, as in 
 > mail-from-foo@xxxxxxxxxxxxx, would any well-known thingee choke?
 > 
 > Clues on a clue-by-four.
 > 
 > I'll summarize replies off-list (unless requested otherwise) and Thanks 
 > in Advance,
 > Eric
 > 

-- 
        -Barry Shein

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