[Dovecot] Duplicate Elimination

Frank Elsner Frank.Elsner at Spamfence.NET
Wed Feb 24 17:35:30 EET 2010

On Wed, 24 Feb 2010 16:10:11 +0100 Bernd Petrovitsch wrote:
> On Mit, 2010-02-24 at 16:51 +0200, Timo Sirainen wrote:
> [...]
> >  (I hate the whole concept of dropping incoming messages as duplicates
> > based on Message-ID. I would definitely want it disabled for my own
> > mails, for example that would mean I couldn't filter messages to
> > mailing lists based on List-ID: header, because the first mail usually
> > comes directly from the other user, and then the second mail with the
> > List-ID: would get dropped.)
> Aren't those usually two separate mails with different message-ids as
> one comes directly by the sender and the other generated by the
> mailinglist manager?

I guess you are wrong. Mailing list software does not change the Message-ID.

--Frank Elsner

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