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From Joe Germuska <...@Germuska.com>
Subject [email] Handling bounces (was Re: DO NOT REPLY [Bug 18968] - [email] Support SMTP Envelope From (bounce address))
Date Sun, 14 Nov 2004 21:17:57 GMT
I updated Email.java and added some notes at the bottom of 
xdocs/examples.xml.  I couldn't figure out any way to have Dumbster 
"simulate" a bounce, but I did write a trivial Java app that sent a 
message with and without setting the bounce address value and 
confirmed that it did what I intended it to do.

I haven't yet got karma for any Commons-proper projects, but I'd be 
happy to be on STATUS and continue to try to help keep email going 
after it graduates from the sandbox.

Joe


>I am happy to have you apply this fix, I think I understand better.  The one
>thing  I would ask is that you put a bit of documentation into either the
>javadocs, or even better, into /xdocs describing this behavior. 
>
>I agree that is shouldn't be a system property.  System properties 
>often have a
>habit of causing nasty head scratching bugs as you wonder why the bounce isn't
>working properly!
>
>Since we are moving to promote from commons-sandbox, are you also a commons
>committer?  Can I list you on the STATUS document?
>

-- 
Joe Germuska            
Joe@Germuska.com  
http://blog.germuska.com    
"Narrow minds are weapons made for mass destruction"  -The Ex

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