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Re: Usernames



On Fri, 2003-08-22 at 07:15, Nils Philippsen wrote:
> Maybe because various MTAs map uppercase to lowercase and so having both
> "user" and "User" will lead to confusion (who will get
> <User domain com>)? Just a guess.

Any MTA which does this, at least for outgoing mail, is broken. RFC2821
requires case-insensitivity only for PoStMaStEr@, anything else is up to
local policy at the receiving site. 

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dwmw2





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