Message contains NUL characters ...
wcooley at nakedape.cc
Thu Apr 28 15:41:38 EDT 2005
On Thu, 2005-04-28 at 14:57 -0400, Igor Brezac wrote:
> > that not every delivery agent/message store will reject NULs
> > so there is no need for the MTA to strip them out.
> So cyrus should also be broken?
I don't know if it's fair to say they're broken; conventional wisdom
says "be strict in what you send and flexible in what you receive";
seems like this would definitely fall into that. (Of course, just
passing the message with the NULLs in tact would be broken, because then
the MUAs would have to deal with them.)
That said, it shouldn't be too difficult to implement an LMTP proxy that
sits between the MTA and Cyrus. An LMTP proxy could also plug-in to
Postfix's content_filter mechanism. Could probably also be written as a
Wil Cooley wcooley at nakedape.cc
Naked Ape Consulting http://nakedape.cc
* * * * Linux, UNIX, Networking and Security Solutions * * * *
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
Url : https://lists.andrew.cmu.edu/mailman/private/info-cyrus/attachments/20050428/0ac50a8f/attachment.bin
More information about the Info-cyrus