Correctly directing where emails bounce to, and why....

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frankoamiricano
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Correctly directing where emails bounce to, and why....

Post by frankoamiricano »

Every time I update phpBB, i have to go into the email include file and change one line, if I do not, invalid email addresses do not go to the board admin email address.

In many cases, I do not see most of you noticing this, as they end up at postmaster@domain.com for the forums, but for those of us in the ISP business, where sometimes, the user does not need email, it ends up back in my inbox. It is a burden, and I have heard other ISP's shut down phpBB until the user fixes it, ie: mass email situations.

I started this thread:
http://www.phpbb.com/phpBB/viewtopic.ph ... highlight=

In that thread is the fix, that I have deployed on 10's of installs with no issue, and it always works.

I wonder, why is this not getting incorporated into the code? Is this not the correct place to report this?
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