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From "Vincenzo Gianferrari Pini" <vincenzo.gianferrarip...@praxis.it>
Subject RE: Bounce, outgoing reverse path and fromAddress
Date Tue, 01 Jul 2003 15:13:06 GMT
> James does bounce back to the envelope sender (indirectly, using the
> Return-path header, not mail.getSender()), ...

This is correct, as the incoming message's return-path can be different from the reverse-path,
and the first one should be used in this case (as of RFC 2821).

> ... but with a NOT null 
> reverse path.

And this IMO should be fixed.

> So the problem is that the bounce may bounce back. I.e. the 
> bounce should be
> sent with
> MAIL FROM: <>
> 
> As I see currently it is sent with MAIL FROM: <postmaster@...>
> (for example, this is the default).
> 

Vincenzo


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