Re: Architecture distribution in Debian according to popcon
Florent Rougon <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Sven Luther <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Well, i had to fake the MAILFROM lines, i didn't know about that, and i
>> guess many people also don't know about that. This means popcon will
>> really target mostly only the boxes which are able to receive mail, and
>> have real email addresses for root.
> Why "receive"? I thought popularity-contest only tried to send mail to
> apenwarr-survey (**at**) debian (**dot**) org (at least with the version
> in woody). Am I mistaken?
Quoting from master.d.o's exim.conf:
sender_verify = true
headers_sender_verify = true
sender_verify_hosts = !murphy.debian.org:*
| If this option is set with "sender_verify", and the sending host
| matches "sender_verify_hosts", Exim insists on there being at least one
| verifyable address in one of the "Sender:", "Reply-To:", or "From:"
| headers (which are checked in that order) on all incoming SMTP
| messages. If one cannot be found, the message is rejected,[...]
Therefore a message from firstname.lastname@example.org to popcon won't
Hey, da ist ein Ballonautomat auf der Toilette!
Unofficial _Debian-packages_ of latest unstable _tin_