Alan mailscanner at ELKNET.NET
Tue Nov 2 15:44:11 GMT 2004

As I tested this a week or so ago and confirmed that the 'NO_DNS_FOR_FROM'
test will not work unless the recognized Envelope_From header is at the top,
you will really need to convince me that the location does not matter.

When MS placed the Envelope From header at the bottom, SA refused to 'trust'
it and would therefore skip the 'NO_DNS_FOR_FROM' test.

Here is the log entry that proves that:
>"debug: X-Envelope-From header found after 1 or more Received lines, cannot
>trust envelope-from"

To cast my vote to Julian's poll, I prefer option 'A' to change MS's entry
to "X-Envelope-From:" for the shallow but simple reason that its what SA
expects by default, hence a pseudo-standard.


On Tue, 2 Nov 2004 09:32:52 +0100, Jan-Peter Koopmann
<Jan-Peter.Koopmann at SECEIDOS.DE> wrote:

>If however you set envelope_sender_headers in the config, it will be
>used regardless of its position. It does not need to be at the top
>(which I do not like at all anyways).

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