[Mailman-Users] Spontaneous spillover at a certain cue

Brad Knowles brad at shub-internet.org
Fri Aug 10 03:34:36 CEST 2007

On 8/9/07, Dennis Carr wrote:

>  Note how in this case on the second message there seems to be a line
>  missing - as near as we can tell, if it hits a paragraph that starts
>  with the word "From", it cuts off, starts a new archive file, and
>  eliminates that first line from the new archive file.

Looks like your local delivery agent munged the message and didn't do 
proper "^From_" escaping, so that got misinterpreted by Pipermail.

IIRC, there are command-line tools to massage the archives which 
should be able to fix this problem, but you may have to re-generate 
the archives once the "raw" mbox is fixed.

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