[Bug 985149] [NEW] Add List-Post value to permalink hash input

Barry Warsaw 985149 at bugs.launchpad.net
Wed Apr 18 20:53:31 CEST 2012


Public bug reported:

Currently, we define the X-Message-ID-Hash as the base32 encoding of the
sha1 hash of the Message-ID content (sans angle brackets as defined in
RFC 5322).  The suggestion is made that List-Post value should be added
to this hash so as to be able to distinguish cross-posted messages.

This should be fine, and pretty easy.  My only concern is that the
header name is now a misnomer.

I wonder, is it worth coming up with a better header?  Now's the time to
do it since it's likely that there are almost no consumers of this
standard.

What about `Permalink-Hash` ?

** Affects: mailman
     Importance: High
         Status: Confirmed


** Tags: mailman3

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  Add List-Post value to permalink hash input

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