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sr #103305: second subject added to empty subject line

Submitted by:  Marco Supino <msupino>
Submitted on:  Wed 25 Aug 2004 05:39:20 PM UTC  
Category:  None Priority:  5 - Normal
Severity:  4 - Important Status:  Duplicate
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open Operating System:  None

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Wed 25 Aug 2004 06:29:29 PM UTC, comment #2: 

This is a known bug but I haven't looked for the cause yet.  Further updates will be to support #101979

Dan Nelson <dnelson>
Project Administrator
Wed 25 Aug 2004 05:41:09 PM UTC, comment #1: 

this is a sample header :
From: -email is unavailable-
Message-Id: <>
Subject: [SPAM]
X-Spam-Flag: YES
X-Spam-Status: Yes, hits=15.6 required=5.0 tests=BAYES_99,DATE_MISSING,

Marco Supino <msupino>
Wed 25 Aug 2004 05:39:20 PM UTC, original submission:  

Sendmail 8.13.1, Spamassassin 2.63, Spamass-milter 0.2.0, Solaris
If an email has an empty "subject:" , and is spam, Spamassassin will add [SPAM] to the original Subject, but the milter will add a second empty "Subject:" line to the email , which will cause the mailer (netscape in my case) to show an empty Subject in the email list.

Any solution ? easly re-producable, try this :
paste this into a tcp session to port 25 of your email server, in the data part, and let the milter go over it


This should be tagged as spam, and if you look at the email header, you will see two subjects.

Marco Supino <msupino>


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