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Re: [Nmh-workers] annoying DNS lookups

From: Valdis . Kletnieks
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] annoying DNS lookups
Date: Thu, 12 May 2011 15:22:42 -0400

On Thu, 12 May 2011 14:09:29 EDT, Ken Hornstein said:

> - Client systems are configured with "short hostname".
> What's the solution here?  If we do what you suggest, nmh will have a
> functionality regression.

Short hostnames are evil, doubly so if the config allows them to escape on the 

If they're using short hostnames and don't have a 'domain foo.bar.baz' in 
to allow canonization, they get what they deserve.  There's a limit to how much
misconfiguration we should try to work around.

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