newspostuser --> To, but what about Reply-To?
ken at oceana.com
Thu Feb 26 13:17:02 EST 2004
Kevin P. Fleming wrote:
> Ken Murchison wrote:
>> I finally got around to dealing with this. I just committed a patch
>> which does the following:
>> - use Followup-To (if exists) instead Newsgroups when constructing
>> - strip any post addresses from Reply-To when feeding the article
>> upstream (via NNTP or SMTP)
> These sound like good changes Ken, I look forward to testing them. Note
> that there will always be problems with doing this sort of thing, you
> can't cover all the possibilities :-)
> I just had a thought (no I'm not asking you do to more work, just
> wondering): if a newsgroup message comes in (via fetchnews) that was
> crossposted to two groups, one of which is _not_ mirrored into a local
> IMAP folder, and then a user replies to the IMAP folder copy of that
> message, will the additional newsgroup followup be "lost"? No big deal
> if it is, just might be worth documenting.
It shouldn't be. I never change the Newsgroups header, so once the
article hits NNTP, it will propagate as usual.
Kenneth Murchison Oceana Matrix Ltd.
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