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Re: Unidentified subject! - not from me !



on Wed, Mar 20, 2002, pete atkinson (pete@poa.uklinux.net) wrote:
> As the true owner of 'pete@poa.uklinux.net', I am somewhat disturbed/bemused 
> by my address being included in this message..
> 
> >
> On Wednesday 20 March 2002 17:04, 
> bounce-debian-user=pete=poa.uklinux.net@lists.debian.org wrote:
> >
> 
> Whats going on anybody ?

That's a header inserted by the Debian list software to help trace
bounces.  For malformed headers, you'll end up with yourself as the from
line.

Somewhat in the same fasion that everyone sees their own image in a
mirror.

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