On 11/6/08 at 12:35 PM -0800, ned+ietf-smtp(_at_)mrochek(_dot_)com wrote:
I think right is : "Time-stamp-line" - no confusing
"Received", because time stamp defines received.
I don't support this change. While "time-stamp-line" may be more
technically correct, even experienced email implementors won't
recognize the term and will have to search for it. Received", OTOH,
is a much better known and better understood term.
I agree with Ned about the above suggestion. But 4.4 is easily
clarified to make it so that folks like Ivar don't get confused:
... it MUST insert trace (often referred to as "time stamp" or
"Received") information at the beginning of the message...
Pete Resnick <http://www.qualcomm.com/~presnick/>
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