Bad RFC822 field name ''

Mariano Absatz mailscanner at LISTS.COM.AR
Wed Jun 2 21:06:47 IST 2004

I don't have the will to read (again) rfc822 or 2822, but, even when
may be legal, the offending header lines must be:
              Priority: Normal                               ]

That is definitively rfc822 NON-compliant.


El 2 Jun 2004 a las 15:20, Brian PASSANTE escribió:

> Hi,
> I try to found where the problem comes from excatly.
> I just find why the problem is specific to Qmail.
> The script use the lib from Mailtool which use the
> to parse headers.
> This is this script which get the error message, :
> croak( "Bad RFC822 field name '$tag'\n")
>   unless(defined $ctag && $ctag =~ /\A($FIELD_NAME|From )/oi);
> I don't really know why this script return on error message because, it
> seems the header "-:" is RFC822 compliant.
> So I don't know if it is a bug in this lib, but i think the
> file must take care of error message of the file.
> Have you any idee to do it ?
> Thanks a lot,
> Brian.

Mariano Absatz
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