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DOCUMENT: phage #331 [Another Sendmail Nasty.] (1 message, 570 bytes)
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From: bostic@okeeffe.berkeley.edu (Keith Bostic)
To: phage
Date: Mon 19:28:31 05/12/1988 EST
Subject: Another Sendmail Nasty.
References: [Thread Prev: 323] [Thread Next: 339] [Message Prev: 329] [Message Next: 332]

>    220 xxxx Sendmail 5.xx/xx ready at Sun, 4 Dec 88 09:27:55 PST
>    mail from:<geoff>
>    250 <geoff>... Sender ok
>    rcpt to:</tmp/foo>
>    554 </tmp/foo>... Cannot mail directly to files
>    rcpt to:</tmp/foo>
>    250 </tmp/foo>... Recipient ok
>    data
>    354 Enter mail, end with "." on a line by itself
>    hi there.
>    .
>    250 Ok
>    quit
>    221 xxxx closing connection

This bug has been fixed in later versions of sendmail; I believe
ever since 5.54, which was about two years ago.  On similar bug
reports, please don't X out the version number, that's very useful
information.

--keith

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