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Re: VRFY problem

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  • Pete Fuggle
    Thanks Wietse. I went ahead and disabled the VRFY verb and have not had any resulting adverse affects yet. 2008/10/29 Wietse Venema ...
    Message 1 of 3 , Oct 30, 2008
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      Thanks Wietse.

      I went ahead and disabled the VRFY verb and have not had any resulting adverse affects yet.

      2008/10/29 Wietse Venema <wietse@...>


      That understanding is not supported by RFC 821, 2821, ...

      Oh, yeah. Those. I have flipped through them a few times but didn't on this occasion. Consider me self-RTFMed! D'oh.

      Cheers,

      Pete
       


             Wietse

      > So apart from wanting to understand what is going on, my question is whether
      > or not I should just disable VRFY, and what are any pitfalls of doing so? I
      > was content to have it monotonously return 252 but if it is broken and I
      > don't need it then I will turn it off.
      >
      > Cheers,
      >
      > Pete


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