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Electronic Mail

Electronic Mail
        Mail systems
        All about sendmail
        Anatomy of a mail message

Reading: Chapter 19, "Electronic Mail"

This is a very long and involved topic (the chapter is nearly 100 pages). We could spend a semester discussing email. We won't cover much of the material in this chapter in class, but it wouldn't hurt you to read it.

Mail systems

All about sendmail

(Well, at least scratching the surface.)

Anatomy of a mail message

From zzxtn@doar.net  Wed Nov 22 05:56:41 2000
Return-Path: <zzxtn@doar.net>
Received: from localhost (localhost [])
        by localhost.localdomain (8.9.3/8.9.3) with ESMTP id FAA00783
        for <geoff@localhost>; Wed, 22 Nov 2000 05:56:41 -0800
From: zzxtn@doar.net
Received: from mail.moscow.com
        by localhost with POP3 (fetchmail-5.3.1)
        for geoff@localhost (single-drop); Wed, 22 Nov 2000 05:56:41 -0800 (PST)
Received: by whale.fsr.net (mbox geoff)
 (with Cubic Circle's cucipop (v1.31 1998/05/13) Wed Nov 22 05:55:55 2000)
X-From_: zzxtn@doar.net  Thu Nov 16 16:22:33 2000
Received: from search10.sohu.com ([])
        by whale.fsr.net (8.9.3/8.9.3) with ESMTP id QAA85681;
        Thu, 16 Nov 2000 16:22:27 -0800 (PST)
        (envelope-from zzxtn@doar.net)
Received: by search10.sohu.com id IAA0000013886; Fri, 17 Nov 2000 08:18:48 +0800 (CST)
Message-ID: <000026256cff$000020ff$00003d0c@doar.net>
To: <zzxtn@doar.net>
Subject: BUSINESS OWNER/OPERATOR                         15628
Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2000 08:16:19 -0700
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain;
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
X-Priority: 3
X-MSMail-Priority: Normal
X-Mailer: Microsoft Outlook Express 5.00.2615.200
X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE V5.00.2615.200


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