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Re: Dan's been busy

In article <182456@isham-research.demon.co.uk>,
quk@isham-research.demon.co.uk (Phil Payne) wrote:
> Well, during my domain name change, I tried to $ubscribe the 'quk' userid from 
> my 'phil' userid.  Dan's system sent a neat little "Do you agree with this?" to 
> 'quk'.
> He's been busy.

It does this even if you the address is the same.  This prevents me
from forging a message from `quk' and having it subscribed without an

You'll also notice that it has a cryptic code that you need to send
back to start the subscription; this prevents me from forging the
acknowledgement too, because I wouldn't know the code that was mailed
to `quk'.

Vorsprung durch Technik, right?
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