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Re: What happen if two host forward email to each other?



After 25 hops the message doesn't go any further, I just tested here
between a potato and a FreeBSD machine....

Ron 

On Tue, 6 Jun 2000, Wan Hing Wah wrote:

> 
> 
> What if some crackers try to send large amount of email to hang the
> system?
> On Mon, 5 Jun 2000, Ron Rademaker wrote:
> 
> > They'll send mail to each other all the time.
> > 
> > Ron Rademaker
> > 
> > On Tue, 6 Jun 2000, hingwah wrote:
> > 
> > > For example,a user have a username of foo in 2 host,host1 and
> > > host2.............
> > > in host1 .........content of .forward : foo@host2
> > > in host2 ...........content of .forward : foo@host1
> > > what  will happen?the email sending to each other nonstoply? making the
> > > mailing server very busy?
> > > or the email will be discard?
> > > 
> > > --
> > > -----BEGIN PGP PUBLIC KEY BLOCK-----
> > > Version: GnuPG v1.0.1 (GNU/Linux)
> > > Comment: For info see http://www.gnupg.org
> > > 
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> > > 
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