Five weeks ago I wrote to <owner-ibm-netrexx> about the fact that I
am getting multiple copies of certain postings. I got no response,
but I've concluded that it's really not difficult to prevent, anyway.
As long as the "[hidden email]" address is among the
"To:" recipients, all works well.
The problem seems to occur only when the original post was to another
individual, and the NetRexx list was included as a "Cc:". In that
case, I get one original copy of the post, and a duplicate copy with
headers updated as below.
Received: from mail.acm.org (mail.acm.org [22.214.171.124])
by earth.ipass.net (8.8.8/8.8.8) with ESMTP id WAA02223
for <[hidden email]>; Fri, 16 Jan 1998 22:10:26 -0500 (EST)
Received: from sp2tr7.hursley.ibm.com (sp2tr7.hursley.ibm.com [126.96.36.199]) by mail.acm.org (8.8.5/8.7.5) with SMTP id WAA34984; Fri, 16 Jan 1998 22:10:32 -0500
Received: by sp2tr7.hursley.ibm.com (AIX 4.1/UCB 5.64/4.03)
id AA33996; Sat, 17 Jan 1998 02:38:58 GMT
Message-Id: <[hidden email]>
X-Sender: [hidden email] X-Mailer: QUALCOMM Windows Eudora Pro Version 3.0.5 (32)
Date: Sat, 17 Jan 1998 10:11:51 +1100
Old-To: "Chad Slaughter" <[hidden email]>
From: dIon Gillard <[hidden email]>
Subject: Re: Inner classes...
Cc: [hidden email] In-Reply-To: <[hidden email]>
References: <[hidden email]>
X-Loop: [hidden email] To: [hidden email] Sender: [hidden email] Errors-To: [hidden email] Precedence: bulk
Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii"
The munged headers are very consistent, regardless of the original
sender or recipient. Perhaps Bob Levy has something to do with it,
but I doubt it; there is an additional "To unsubscribe to this
mailing list..." immediately below the original one, implying a loop
of some sort in the listserver.
Until the problem is found, a workaround is to include the NetRexx
list in the "To:" field, not the "Cc:" field.
Could someone at Hursley look into this, please?
-Chip Davis- Aresti Systems Member of: Rexx Language Association
[hidden email] P.O.Box 13306 ANSI Rexx Standard Committee
919.303.3306 RTP NC 27709-3306 TeamOS/2 & Thoroughly Warped!
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