Re: Frank Carmickle and Marco Paganini must die
On Thu, 23 Sep 2004 09:23:37 -0700, Adam McKenna <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> On Thu, Sep 23, 2004 at 06:18:05PM +1000, Matthew Palmer wrote:
>> How is sending an SMTP-conformant message to the address listed in
>> the From: or Reply-To: fields of a message you receive not a
>> "reasonable effort"?
> It is, but if that message bounces because you're sending mail from
> a dynamic IP, it's reasonable to at least try to get the message
No, the message does not bounce because I am sending it from a
dynamic address. The message bounces because the recipient
(or their agent) has taken direct action to _make_ it bounce.
At this point, it is their problem. They chose to discard
emails, and they do not care about false positives in their discard
policy; that's where the bug lies, and that is where the fix must go
> through by other means. You would probably do this if your birthday
> message to your auntie bounced, so why not go the extra mile when
> you are performing official duties?
Hell no I won't. I may tell her the next time I met her that
her email interface was borked, but I won't jump through ridiculous
hoops to help promote bad practices.
"Hi, I'm Professor Alan Ginsburg... But you can call me... Captain
Toke." John Lovitz, as ex-Supreme Court nominee Alan Ginsburg, on SNL
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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