[Bug 893290] [NEW] "Re:" matching not liberal enough

Ignacy Gawędzki 893290 at bugs.launchpad.net
Mon Nov 21 21:13:24 CET 2011

Public bug reported:

In Handlers/CookHeaders.py, the regex to match a "Re" line is not
liberal enough.  French MUAs often use a "Re :" tag, with a space before
the colon.  I suggest that instead of '((RE|AW|SV|VS)(\[\d+\])?:\s*)+',
it should be '((RE|AW|SV|VS)\s*(\[\d+\])?\s*:\s*)+'.

** Affects: mailman
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

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