[postmasters are a category of stranded people...]
Being stranded is the result of SMTP having achieved its goal of
allowing delivery without requiring any prior arrangements. Shouldn't it
now be duty bound to bring them out of there?
AFAIK, the only attempt toward that in
- 'DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM) Development, Deployment and
<draft-ietf-dkim-deployment-09.txt> as an Informational RFC
where it mentions a case ``in which the receiving site might wish to
deliver problematic mail, rather than redirecting it, but also of
course contacting the signing organization, seeking resolution of the
Do RFCs contain more invitations to get out of the strand?