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Re: X-From-Line

From: Karl Kleinpaste
Subject: Re: X-From-Line
Date: Wed, 12 Oct 2005 06:34:28 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.110004 (No Gnus v0.4) XEmacs/21.5-b20 (linux)

Flatman <> writes:
> when sending mail via gnus , there is a 'X-From-Line' that is added
> to the mail.

X-From-Line is an artifact of mail being _received_, not sent.  It is
Gnus' way of changing the UNIX (sendmail, procmail) "From a@b.c <date>"
header (which lacks a colon, notably) into an RFC-looking format.

There is no X-From-Line in _sent_ mail.

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