archive: RE: SETI@Home email addresses bug.

RE: SETI@Home email addresses bug.

Stephan Briol ( stephan.briol@okay.net )
Wed, 19 May 1999 18:50:37 +-200

Hm, should be changed for convenience if it's not absolutely necessary. Today there are a lot of ISPs whose server ignores the case.

Just my two pence...

Stephan

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From: Dan Kennedy [SMTP:dkennedy@acspdx.com]
Sent: Wednesday, May 19, 1999 05:51
To: Seti List (E-mail)
Subject: SETI@Home email addresses bug.

>Speaking of SETI@home:
>
>Has anyone else encountered the Windows bug? feature? whereby every time
one
>tries to *either* create a new account, or connect to an existing account,
>one gets the annoying message back: "We have no record of that email
>address."

The SETI@Home server is case sensitive for email addresses.

- Dan