I believe that the important point to remember about subtypes of
"message" is that they are not guaranteed to be MIME messages
(with the single exception of message/rfc822 containing a
I don't see what relevance this has to the problem. Of course other
subtypes of "message" shouldn't bee MIME messages, if they were MIME
messages, they should be of type "message/rfc822".
The problem is that if I encounter an unrecognized subtype of
"message" which contains non-7bit data, can I transfer-encode it or
must I bounce it?
_.John G. Myers Internet: jgm+(_at_)CMU(_dot_)EDU