"554 Message contains NUL characters"

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at andrew.cmu.edu
Mon Jun 28 15:30:24 EDT 2004

On Mon, 28 Jun 2004, Olaf Lautenschlaeger wrote:

> after seeing that this problem has been discussed
> (a few weeks ago) but not solved, I'd like to ask
> if there is something available to get rid of these
> 554 Message contains NUL characters (in
>       reply to end of DATA command)
> bounces, meanwhile?

These messages are badly formed and cannot be received successfully.

If the sender wants you to receive them, they should look at the bounce 
and realize they are sending you broken messages, and stop doing that.


Rob Siemborski * Andrew Systems Group * Cyert Hall 207 * 412-268-7456
Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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