On Sat, 15 Jun 2002, Byron Lunz wrote:
> Is anyone else seeing the re-appearance of old messages on
> discussion lists (or just old messages re-appearing in their
Yes, several times, and several posts each time.
> I've had a couple of listowners question why old messages, seen 4
> or 5 days ago, suddenly reappeared on their lists. Upon
> investigation, the only common element I noticed was that each
> such message had numerous Received: headers, one of which was
> from rr.com. Examples from three different messages:
> Received: from mail6.nc.rr.com (fe6.southeast.rr.com [126.96.36.199])
> Received: from mail8.nc.rr.com (fe8.southeast.rr.com [188.8.131.52])
> Received: from mail6.nc.rr.com [184.108.40.206] by mail.darron.net with
> It looks to me like one or more rr.com mail servers are
> regurgitating old messages, which then are treated as new posts
> upon arrival at our mailserver. Is anyone else seeing this
> problem or know for sure the source of these mails?
The ones I've seen have all been on a private list running
on GNU Mailman; but I'm not the owner. Maybe one of them (in Cc:)
knows whether we have any xyz.rr.com addresses, and will tell us.