[mail-vet-discuss] Auth-Results issue #4 method=value values

Murray S. Kucherawy msk at sendmail.com
Fri Apr 21 14:36:48 PDT 2006


J.D. Falk wrote:
>> OK, so how about this for neutral:
>>
>> The authentication method completed but was unable to reach a positive 
>> or negative result for the message.
> 
> Are we trying to convey "the method says X" or "the server which used 
> the method came up with results of X?"
> 
> If the latter, "neutral" becomes much more important.

I'm not sure you can ever have just the former.  Since the method is executed by 
the server, it's always done in the server's context, so the latter is the 
implied meaning.


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