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Subject: Re: re-appearing old mail?
From: Beartooth <karhunhammas @ Lserv . com>
Date: Sat, 15 Jun 2002 14:00:43 -0400 (EDT)
To: Byron Lunz <bklunz @ databack . com>
Cc: "Tom 'Sciuricidus Maximus' Caceci" <elitist @ bev . net>, Earl Perry <earl @ perry . lakewood . co . us>, List Managers <list-managers @ greatcircle . com>
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Reply-to: KHLsv <karhunhammas @ Lserv . com>

On Sat, 15 Jun 2002, Byron Lunz wrote:

> Is anyone else seeing the re-appearance of old messages on
> discussion lists (or just old messages re-appearing in their
> inbox)?

	Yes, several times, and several posts each time.

> I've had a couple of listowners question why old messages, seen 4
> or 5 days ago, suddenly reappeared on their lists. Upon
> investigation, the only common element I noticed was that each
> such message had numerous Received:  headers, one of which was
> from rr.com. Examples from three different messages:
>
>   Received: from mail6.nc.rr.com (fe6.southeast.rr.com [24.93.67.53])
>   Received: from mail8.nc.rr.com (fe8.southeast.rr.com [24.93.67.55])
>   Received: from mail6.nc.rr.com [24.93.67.53] by mail.darron.net with
>
> It looks to me like one or more rr.com mail servers are
> regurgitating old messages, which then are treated as new posts
> upon arrival at our mailserver. Is anyone else seeing this
> problem or know for sure the source of these mails?

	The ones I've seen have all been on a private list running
on GNU Mailman; but I'm not the owner. Maybe one of them (in Cc:)
knows whether we have any xyz.rr.com addresses, and will tell us.




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