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Re: MUA support for multiple from addresses

2012-02-29 04:05:23

On 02/29/2012 12:22 AM, John Levine wrote:
That's the problem.  What's special about the From: line?

It's what all receiving MUAs show.

Sender, the smtp sender and so on may be shown, From is universally shown.

Do you
check to ensure that signed mail doesn't contain viruses, or Ponzi
schemes or hate speech or child pornography or any of a zillion other
things that well run mail systems wouldn't want to send?

The answer to that is more yes than no, but IMO more irrelevant than yes.