msg-id generation

Paul Tomblin ptomblin at
Tue Sep 21 14:32:11 UTC 1999

Quoting Russ Allbery (rra at
> I wonder if it would make sense to use pathhost instead, or if we should
> add an additional inn.conf parameter for this, like hostname, that would
> be returned by GetFQDN() rather than trying lookups.

I'd be all for using pathhost.  I'd rather not expose the names of the
machines on my network outside, and the way the messageid is currently
generated does that.

Paul Tomblin, not speaking for anybody.
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