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RE: Is the list hosed?

> From: "Bill McCormick" <wpmccormick at covad dot net> 
> Date: Tue, 19 Aug 2003 17:59:00 -0500

>I'm thinking the list is messed up at this point. I'm getting some very strange

Yes - I've had the same problem.  The last e-mail i sent re 'various
shell problems' got replies back from various sites:

The problem may have been caused by a virus, but it can't have been on my
system - the mail was sent from a Sun Sparcstation, not a PC.  Furthermore,
it was created by cutting-and-pasting the previous message from a 
Netscape window to the compose window - there is no way in which any
hidden headers in the original message could have generated the additional

Here are the headers on the message which I sent out.

Date: Tue, 19 Aug 2003 10:11:31 +0100 (BST)
From: "Dr.D.J.Picton" <>
Subject: Re: Various shell problems
X-Mailer: dtmail 1.2.1 CDE Version 1.2.1 SunOS 5.6 sun4u sparc 
Mime-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: TEXT/plain; charset=us-ascii
Content-MD5: aclP73oJfVdAqXHOaJ/rug==
Content-Length: 900

Here are the headers on one of the messages I got back:

Received: from ( []) by 
(8.8.8+Sun/8.8.8) with ESMTP id OAA02047 for <>; Wed, 20 
Aug 2003 14:46:38 +0100 (BST)
Received: from ([]) by with smtp (Exim 
3.36 #1) id 19pTHI-00053Y-00 for; Wed, 20 Aug 2003 
14:45:32 +0100
Subject: Majordomo results: Re: Various shell problems
Date: Wed, 20 Aug 2003 9:45:30 EDT
Message-Id: <>
x-scan-bham: no
Content-Length: 2890


>>>> > From: Christopher Faylor <cgf-idd at cygwin dot com> 
**** Command '>' not recognized.
>>>> > To: cygwin at cygwin dot com 

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