[Mailman-Users] qrunner unexpected EOF

Matt Filizzi filizzi at umich.edu
Tue Oct 15 21:58:24 CEST 2002

We switched from using SMTPDirect to Sendmail because for some reason 
certin accounts were being set to nomail.  Presumably this was because 
Mailman was unable to connect to their server, and assumed it was down. 
  (that is only a guess)  I say that because using Sendmail it has not 
had that problem.

Barry A. Warsaw wrote:
>>>>>>"MF" == Matt Filizzi <filizzi at umich.edu> writes:
>     MF> Just as an update, what the problem was is someone subscribed
>     MF> with an ' in their email address. (ex. o'brien at test.com) Does
>     MF> anyone know if this is valid for email addresses?  I couldn't
>     MF> find any mention in the RFC about it.
> This may have been answered already (I'm clearing out my inbox).
> Don't use the Sendmail.py DELIVERY_MODULE.  It calls out the shell,
> and aside from being insecure, is vulnerable to weird quoting issues.
> SMTPDirect.py is the way to go.
> -Barry

Matt Filizzi

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