Mailing List Message #6320
From: LiangTyan Fui <>
Subject: Re: Account file format changed
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2000 23:28:36 +0800
To: (SIMS Discussions) <>
On 26/6/00 5:28 PM, Technical Support, Stalker Labs wrote:

> Hello,
> On Sat, Jun 24, 2000, 18:20:08 GMT
> LiangTyan Fui, <> wrote:
>> The latest SIMS b8 built on 21 Jan 2000 has some minor tweaked on the user
>> account file where no longer converting "From" on first word of a line in
>> mail body to ">From" - unless it is a full email breaking delimiter.
>> Also, the account file now starts with a CR before the keyword "From" for
>> the first email.
>> Are the above changes confirmed?
>> Because I was coding on my CGI software to parse SIMS account directly, and
>> realised that some of the SIMS b8 versions behave differently.
> I don't remeber myself making such changes on a purpose, and now can only
> confirm that I see them as well. Does it cause you any problems with mail
> retrieving?

I must say the changes are welcome, and I don't have problem on getting the
email via POP3 so far. Just that I am curious what will happen if a SIMS
admin downgraded the server?

> I'll check the sources.
> Best regards,
> Dmitry Akindinov

LiangTyan Fui

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