On Mon, Dec 17, 2001 at 09:46:33AM +1100, Craig Sanders wrote:
> PS: there's no such thing as a BCC header in incoming mail. it is
> stripped either by the user-agent when sending a message or, at the
> latest, by the MTA when it receives the message. it can't be used to
> sort mail because it doesn't exist.
That's wrong according the the specs, although I've never seen an SMTP
MUA/MTA that did actually show the Bcc receipients to each other.
4.5.3. BCC / RESENT-BCC
Some systems may choose to include the text of the
"Bcc" field only in the author(s)'s copy, while others may
also include it in the text sent to all those indicated in the
This is a test of the Emergency Broadcast System. If this had been an
actual emergency, do you really think we'd stick around to tell you?