[kde-community] Changes to mailing list behaviour

Milian Wolff mail at milianw.de
Wed Aug 3 13:17:55 UTC 2016


On Dienstag, 2. August 2016 19:56:33 CEST Jos van den Oever wrote:
> On Tuesday 02 August 2016 14:16:35 Milian Wolff wrote:
> > > We'll therefore be disabling stripping of any attachments or html
> > > bodies, modification of mail subjects, and removing any mail headers
> > > or footers which the list is adding into any mails. This will be made
> > > globally across all lists on kde.org infrastructure some time in the
> > > next week or two.
> > 
> > Does this include the List-Id headers etc. used for filtering of mailing
> > list emails?
> 
> Adding headers such as List-ID to mails is not a problem for DKIM. A DKIM
> singed mail will have a header DKIM-Signature which contains a field 'h'.
> For example:
> 
>   h=from:to:subject:date:keywords:keywords;
> 
> Only the headers listed in the 'h' field are part of the DKIM signature.
> Those headers may not be changed and no additional header with the same
> name may be added. In the above example there should be two headers
> 'keywords', no more no less.
> 
> If the original sender includes 'list-id' in the 'h' field the mail should
> be rejected by the mailing list.

Thank you for the explanation.

Cheers

-- 
Milian Wolff
mail at milianw.de
http://milianw.de
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