Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 219419
gnus component adds extraneous line when passing msg to sendmail
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:51 EST
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Description of problem:
I am attempting to send email from within gnus (M-x gnus). The end result
is a munged mail message -- something is happening with the passage of the
message from gnus/emacs to sendmail such that the result is the original header being contained within the body of the delivered message.
X-Apparently-To: firstname.lastname@example.org via 126.96.36.199; Tue, 12 Dec 2006 14:53:00 -0800
Authentication-Results: mta497.mail.mud.yahoo.com from=duke.edu; domainkeys=neutral (no sig)
Received: from 188.8.131.52 (EHLO el-lobo.oit.duke.edu) (184.108.40.206) by mta497.mail.mud.yahoo.com with SMTP; Tue, 12 Dec 2006 14:53:00 -0800
Received: from el-lobo.oit.duke.edu (localhost.localdomain [127.0.0.1]) by el-lobo.oit.duke.edu (8.13.8/8.13.8) with ESMTP id kBCMq4Ml009799 for <email@example.com>; Tue, 12 Dec 2006 17:52:04 -0500
Received: (from herb@localhost) by el-lobo.oit.duke.edu (8.13.8/8.13.8/Submit) id kBCMq4sc009798 for firstname.lastname@example.org; Tue, 12 Dec 2006 17:52:04 -0500
Date: Tue, 12 Dec 2006 17:52:04 -0500
From: "Herb Commodore" <email@example.com> Add to Address BookAdd to Address Book Add Mobile Alert
Subject: hmmm.. this should be good
From: Herb Commodore
Date: 12 Dec 2006 17:52:02 -0500
User-Agent: Gnus/5.09 (Gnus v5.9.0) Emacs/21.4
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii
no .emacs & no .gnus
The -sentmail- saved message contains the message as composed, with subject line, as well as the X-From-Line: nobody, etc etc, the same as in FC5 and previous versions.
I know this is a gnus/emacs issue because when I send mail from 'mail', I
do not receive a munged mail message.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Upgrade from FC5 to FC6
2. emacs -f gnus
3. attempt to send mail from within gnus
headers generated by emacs/gnus, (From,To, Subject, Reply-To)contained within the body of the message;actual headers were generated by sendmail
Attachments(ms-excel, ms-offce) were sent as text files and not as MIME
attached, thus, the receipients mail client could not translate the file.
From/To/Subject/Reply-to should have been the same as specified in the composition of th emessage. Attachments should not be sent as text.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 213813 ***