[OSM-dev] Openstreetmap.servebeer.com sends non-RFC-compliant mail

Knut Arne Bjørndal bob+osm at cakebox.net
Mon Apr 9 20:04:46 BST 2007


On Mon, Apr 09, 2007 at 07:56:14PM +0100, SteveC wrote:
> Knut Arne Bjørndal wrote:
> >RCPT is just the stage at which the connection is closed, that is
> >where all my reject checks are done. The RCPT for this connection is
> >bob at cakebox.net.
> >
> >The HELO it blocked was SteveC, not a hostname.
> 
> Yes I mixed HELO with RCPT, forgive me.
> 
> My point stands, however.

RFC821 defines the HELO syntax as follows:
HELO <SP> <domain> <CRLF>

In my book SteveC isn't a domain.

-- 
Knut Arne Bjørndal
aka Bob Kåre
bob at cakebox.net
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