[Mimedefang] filter_sender, authenticated or smtp (port 25) Connections
philipp_subx at redfish-solutions.com
Sun Mar 4 01:51:41 EST 2012
On 3/3/12 4:17 PM, Les Mikesell wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 3, 2012 at 2:03 PM, Philip Prindeville
> <philipp_subx at redfish-solutions.com> wrote:
>> Well, that's wrong. Going to IANA, I see:
>> <description>URL Rendesvous Directory for SSM</description>
>> 465 has *never* been allocated to SMTP. Period.
>> It was hijacked.
> Hijacked is pretty strong wording - it was officially proposed,
> conditionally accepted, then later dropped:
> I guess that's the way committees roll...
Didn't know all of the backstory to that, thanks.
Seems a bit reckless that anyone started pushing out production software using ports that we tentatively allocated but not yet officially approved.
Then again, I remember releasing the first implementation of RFC-1048 at FTP Software with the vendor-specific information cookie being set to OREO before Jon Postel put the kibosh on that...
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