mike at mtcc.com
Tue Jan 22 11:11:14 PST 2008
Barry Leiba wrote:
>> Yeah. I'm speaking here not as DKIM working group chair, nor as DKIM
> working group participant, but as a member of the IAB: in that capacity,
> I would look VERY skeptically at any attempt to say that DKIM doesn't
> have to support something that's in the RFC2822 standard, on the basis
> that either (1) "no one uses it" or (2) "it doesn't interoperate well in
> the first place".
> I'm sympathetic to the idea that we'd like not to spend a lot of time on
> an aspect that's pretty much never going to show up... on a "corner
> case". But saying that we can ignore that aspect is just not on. I
> would hope that Lisa or Chris, or both, would send up a DISCUSS if that
This debate has all of the qualities of an academic debate: why is it
so vicious? because the stakes are so low. Seriously.
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