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From Garrett Rooney <roo...@electricjellyfish.net>
Subject Re: New mod_smtpd release
Date Mon, 15 Aug 2005 18:14:34 GMT
Joe Schaefer wrote:
> Rian Hunter <rian@MIT.EDU> writes:
> 
> 
>>Either way, lacking header parsing in mod_smtpd is being  
>>impractically pedant since probably 99% of SMTP transfers involve  
>>messages in the RFC 2822/MIME formats. Although I think that maybe  
>>there will be a plugin that wants data from the DATA command  
>>verbatim. I still feel this needs some thought.
> 
> 
> IMO a good bit of code to look at is Qpsmtpd::Transaction, 
> which is what I think should correspond to a request_rec in mod_smtpd.
> Any per-transaction extensions you need can go into r->request_config.
> 

+1, Qpsmtpd has already solved many of these problems, there's little 
reason to spend lots of time doing it ourselves when we can just learn 
from what they've already done.

-garrett

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