Releasing messages from quarantine

Nick Phillips nwp at
Tue Nov 11 21:41:08 GMT 2008

On 12/11/2008, at 10:18 AM, Julian Field wrote:

>> You're right of course - I'm forgetting that MailScanner can strip  
>> attachments and deliver the original message.
>> I can strip the Message-ID on my end and get the MTA to generate a  
>> new one automatically; but this is going to break threading as  
>> well.  I guess there is no clean way around this.
> Absolutely. One of us has to break the threading, and I think the  
> repeat message sent at a later date should be the one to do it.  
> Sorry to give you more work...

Seems to me that it would be a Good Thing to keep the original message- 
id in there somewhere, either by munging it to create the new ID, or  
by adding a separate header. That way at least there will be some link  
between the messages.



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