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Re: Subject line wrapping truncated

From: Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us>
To: Andrew Sullivan <ajs(at)crankycanuck(dot)ca>
Cc: pgsql-www(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Subject line wrapping truncated
Date: 2006-12-28 22:58:42
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Andrew Sullivan wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 28, 2006 at 04:05:35PM -0500, Bruce Momjian wrote:
> > Are we any closer to fixing the mail servers do they don't truncate
> > multi-line subjects, e.g.?
> You shouldn't have to fix that.  RFC 2822 is pretty clear that the
> limits are 78 characters per line, which should be folded to a
> maximum of a total character length of 998.  AFAIK both Postfix and
> Sendmail do this correctly.

OK, what in our toolchain doesn't?  Mailman?

  Bruce Momjian   bruce(at)momjian(dot)us

  + If your life is a hard drive, Christ can be your backup. +

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