Re: prototype

David S. Cargo (
Fri, 13 Feb 98 16:14:09 CST

Date: Fri, 13 Feb 98 16:14:09 CST
From: (David S. Cargo)
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Subject: Re: prototype

I had tried to run hypermail on my PC at home on Linux, and gotten a segfault.
Corey tried to help me out by giving me other versions, in case there was
something wrong with my build environment.

It turns out that the problem was with my input. I had a mailbox with a mail
message that had a malformed Message-Id field. It didn't have the right
less than and greater than symbols surrounding the text. The parse.c code
in hypermail didn't have any tolerance for the malformation.

This means that we will be able to have hypermail run for our demo without