Re: Received: lines in email from Debian servers
On Friday 24 June 2005 00:29, Rob Sims <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 23, 2005 at 12:45:14PM +1000, Russell Coker wrote:
> > Below is a sample from the headers of a mail sent to me by gluck. You
> > will note that my server logs that the envelope recipient was
> > firstname.lastname@example.org while gluck puts no such data in the log entry.
> > This lack of information does no good (it's not secret) but makes it much
> > more difficult to track down misconfiguration issues and spam.
> > Received: from gluck.debian.org (gluck.debian.org [126.96.36.199])
> > by smtp.sws.net.au (Postfix) with ESMTP id DE3F461B02
> > for <email@example.com>; Thu, 23 Jun 2005 12:13:56 +1000 (EST)
> > Received: from (carmax.com) [188.8.131.52]
> > by gluck.debian.org with smtp (Exim 3.35 1 (Debian))
> > id 1DlGod-0002gJ-00; Wed, 22 Jun 2005 19:47:40 -0600
> Was this message addressed to more than one recpient handled by gluck?
> I've noticed that servers that insert the "for" tag will only do so if
> there is one envelope recipient.
> If this happens with a single gluck recipient, never mind me...
I used the machine smtp.sws.net.au to send an email to my @debian.org address.
Below is part of the headers. As you can see master.debian.org doesn't log
the for section.
Received: from master.debian.org (master.debian.org [184.108.40.206])
by smtp.sws.net.au (Postfix) with ESMTP id 3BCC461B01
for <firstname.lastname@example.org>; Fri, 24 Jun 2005 01:35:08 +1000 (EST)
Received: from smtp.sws.net.au [220.127.116.11]
by master.debian.org with esmtp (Exim 3.35 1 (Debian))
id 1DlTjO-0008KQ-00; Thu, 23 Jun 2005 10:35:07 -0500
Postfix won't display the "for" section if there are multiple local
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