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From: djinn%karthala.uucp (Iain Walker)
CC: nsrc.org!sghuter, firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Mon, 19 Jan 1998 22:33:29 UTC
In the Comores now, so hoping this gets through. Got the mail for root,
thanks Randy, and I plugged in the modem this time.
But I'll need some advice on my own address - route!karthala!djinn or
route!djinn%karthala.uucp? or neither? And from the rest of the world - an
Also, mail for the outside world? Did you get the cc to email@example.com,
Randy? My documentation seems to imply that straight Internet addresses
will go right through.
Is anyone getting any of this? (I'll call back in a day or two for a reply)
Date: Sat, 31 Jan 98 03:58 PST
From: Randy Bush
Cc: Steven G Huter ,
Subject: Re: Comores test
> In the Comores now, so hoping this gets through.
It did. One for the scrapbook!
No one will be able to reply to you at the moment as the UUCP ersatz-domain
does not really work. And very few systems can deal with 'bang paths' (the
old uucp system!system!system!user) notation any more.
Can you adjust your From: to be "firstname.lastname@example.org"? I have set up an alias on
rg.net to forward mail for that address to karthala!djinn.
Then you should be able to address me as email@example.com, to get the bang path
out of your header. Your system will let you say "send all mail to
addresses I do not understand to system 'route', which should take care of
> Also, mail for the outside world? Did you get the cc to firstname.lastname@example.org
Yes. So your mail routing does work. Cool!
> Is anyone getting any of this? (I'll call back in a day or two for a reply)