Ron Ehrens writes:
> At 11:39 PM 7/21/96 -0400, you wrote:
> >Ron Ehrens writes:
> >> First, I can't figure out how to eliminate the rather long technical header
> >> info that precedes the actual posting that gets distributed to list
> >> subscribers. (basically how do I get rid of the technical stuff that
> >> is included before the actual message content)?
> >Are you talking about the Received: lines? If so, there is a
> >switch in the config file to purge them, but the first time you
> >have to track down a bounce where someone forward their mail thru
> >3 more systems, you'll appreciate having them.
> >If you're not talking about the Received: lines, perhaps you can
> >post an example of what you want to remove....
> I've included below the technical stuff I want to eliminate,
> let me know if you know how to elimate the following:
> *** FROM HERE (below this) ******
> Return-Path: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Received: from kaiwan009.kaiwan.com (kaiwan009.kaiwan.com [184.108.40.206])
> by noc.gen.com with ESMTP
> id LAA07981 for <email@example.com>; Fri, 19 Jul 1996
> 11:03:39 -0400 (EDT)
> Received: from primenet.primenet.com
> (29.los-angeles-1.ca.dial-access.att.net [220.127.116.11]) by
> kaiwan009.kaiwan.com (8.7.3/8.7.3) with SMTP id HAA19252; Fri, 19 Jul 1996
> 07:57:37 -0700 (PDT)
> *** KAIWAN Internet ***
> Message-Id: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> X-Sender: email@example.com
> X-Mailer: Windows Eudora Pro Version 2.2 (16)
> Mime-Version: 1.0
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii"
> **** TO HERE (above this) *******
You can't get rid of them, nor should you want to. Those
'technical' header lines are meaningful to the mail handling
software that processes the mail as it moves from site to site.
It is also used by mail readers to know how to process the mail
Why do you think you should get rid of it?
> Also, how do I get the "Subject:" of the original post to be in
> the "Subject:" of the email distributed to the list.??
It should work. Is there actually anything in the Subject line?
Try forwarding an entire message to us here at
majordomo-users@GreatCircle. Be sure to include ALL headers.
BTW, your signature is WAY too long. 4 lines is the commonly