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[REBOL] Re: import-email: a bug?

From: g:santilli:tiscalinet:it at: 18-Oct-2001 12:01

Cassani Mario wrote:
> 1) Missing colon
This is actually a strange behaviour of some mail servers. That line is part of the file format of the unix mail spool file, and should not reported to you by the mail server. However, they seem to report it sometimes... The patch is easy, anyway.
> 2) Huge "To:" or "Cc:" fields
I have this working with a non-recursive PARSE rule.
> 3) Splitted lines > > looks like import email doesnt like the first line which has been split up > with = signs.
They should not be splitted up by an = sign!! The header cannot be encoded with quoted-printable... The conformant way of splitting a line is simply putting a space or a tabe at the start of the second (and subsequent) lines. My version of import-email handles this (as well as repeated headers, such as Received:).
> Has anyone out there a patch/rewrote of import-email or some hint > to handle strange headers? No parse-ability, here... :(
I think that I sent my version to you? If not, let me know and I'll send it to you. (It's not perfect nor finished, but well...).
> In import-email I really miss something to import "real names" > from addresses, like:
I did this too (was my main concern...). Regards, Gabriele. -- Gabriele Santilli <[giesse--writeme--com]> - Amigan - REBOL programmer Amiga Group Italia sez. L'Aquila --