[Mailman-Users] Email subscribe interface and QP encoding
Rosenbaum, Larry M.
rosenbaumlm at ornl.gov
Fri Nov 9 17:09:23 CET 2007
I have submitted this as Bug 1829061.
> Rosenbaum, Larry M. wrote:
> >If I send an email from Outlook to the listname-request address with
> this line:
> >subscribe address=test2 at ornl.gov
> >I get back the following result:
> >Your authorization is required for a mailing list subscription request
> > For: 3Dtest2 at ornl.gov
> >Notice the "3D" in front of the original address. It looks like
> Mailman isn't decoding the quoted-printable encoding before parsing the
> message body. Why is that? Should I file a bug report?
> It looks like you are correct. It is apparently an oversight. I'll fix
> it without the report, but it is always good to have the report in the
> tracker for the next person that finds the bug.
> >(Note: when I sent the message from Outlook, I forced it to "plain
> Does Outlook have an option to use 8bit encoding rather than QP, and
Not that I know of.
> why is it QP encoding a message that appears to not have any 8bit
I don't know, but probably because it's Outlook.
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