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    Subject[OFFTOPIC] Re: no-header e-mail

    Riccardo Facchetti wrote:
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    > This is not strictly related with kernel, but there seems to be a bug in
    > the vger software. Some messages arrive without an header, so the
    > fetchmail software can't process it and exit with SEGV. I have to telnet
    > to the pop server and delete the offending message before retry to fetch
    > my e-mail.
    > Frankly I don't know if it is really as vger problem or my isp's problem.
    > Can someone confirm if it is vger ?

    I also receive some, so it's definitely vger...
    but fetchmail shouldn't die even there is no
    header. Even Netscape doesn't die, so it's a
    huge bug in fetchmail !

    alex

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