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From: Anthony Howe
Date: 2004-10-05 03:52:59 -0400
Subject: Re: from <> email message

Removal...........: milters-request@milter.info?subject=remove
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Alexander Leschinsky wrote:
>    On Wed, 29 Sep 2004 09:58:31 +0200 (29.09.2004 13:58 my local time),
>    received Wednesday, September 29, 2004 at 20:52:01,
>    you wrote about "[milters] Re: from <> email message"
>    at least in part:
> 
> AH> 5) Other call-back filters would fail. I think I heard that Postfix has
> AH> a call-back option too.
> And uses MAIL FROM: <postmaster@domain.tld>, which give some "funny"
results

And can cause mail-loops when two call-back systems talk to each other. 
One using the defined and required null address <> in RFC 2821 expressly 
designed for this purpose and Postfix's broken solution using postmaster 
(though I think its an option taht can be tweaked).

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