"Re:" matching not liberal enough

Bug #893290 reported by Ignacy Gawędzki on 2011-11-21
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
GNU Mailman
Mark Sapiro

Bug Description

In Handlers/CookHeaders.py, the regex to match a "Re" line is not liberal enough. French MUAs often use a "Re :" tag, with a space before the colon. I suggest that instead of '((RE|AW|SV|VS)(\[\d+\])?:\s*)+', it should be '((RE|AW|SV|VS)\s*(\[\d+\])?\s*:\s*)+'.

Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2011-11-23
Changed in mailman:
assignee: nobody → Mark Sapiro (msapiro)
importance: Undecided → Low
milestone: none → 2.1.15
status: New → Fix Committed
Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2012-06-15
Changed in mailman:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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