VERP fails if the recipient address local part is quoted.

Bug #1731604 reported by Mark Sapiro on 2017-11-11
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This bug affects 1 person
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GNU Mailman
Medium
Mark Sapiro

Bug Description

We have seen (very rarely) cases where a recipient address has a quoted local part such as "<email address hidden>. This results in a VERPed sender address like <email address hidden> which is syntactically invalid. The VERPed sender should be "<email address hidden> in this case. I.e., the entire VERPed sender local part should be quoted, not just the recipient local part.

This also requires BounceRunner to recognize this and restore the original local part.

Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2018-02-04
Changed in mailman:
milestone: 2.1.26 → none
status: In Progress → Triaged
Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2018-02-04
Changed in mailman:
milestone: none → 2.1.27
Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2018-06-22
Changed in mailman:
milestone: 2.1.27 → 2.1.28
Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2018-07-23
Changed in mailman:
milestone: 2.1.28 → 2.1.29
Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2018-07-24
Changed in mailman:
milestone: 2.1.29 → 2.1.30
Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2020-04-13
Changed in mailman:
milestone: 2.1.30 → none
status: Triaged → Won't Fix
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