I know this is well over a month old, but I was catching up on email and
saw this and felt the urge to respond...
ix.netcom.com and netcom.com are two *separate* namespaces -
com is not the same as user @
something like "user @
com", which can probably safely be
reduced to "user @
On Thu, 11 Apr 1996, Joe Smith wrote:
> > I'm seeing all list subscribes that have accounts on
> > ix.netcom.com bouncing back as 'user unknown'.
> One of the cgi scripts I've inherited has the following:
> $addr =~ tr/A-Z/a-z/;
> ($user,$host) = $addr =~ /(.*)\@(.*)/;
> $host = "netcom.com" if $host =~ /ix.netcom.com$/;
> $host = "prodigy.com" if $host =~ /prodigy.com$/;
> $host = "aol.com" if $host =~ /aol.com$/;
> The "ix.netcom.com" hosts are ppp hosts.