[linux-elitists] date in e-mail header (fwd)

Deirdre Saoirse deirdre@deirdre.net
Tue Jan 11 15:14:00 PST 2000


For some reason, this strikes me as a leap century bug in Outlook Express.
What a surprise.

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---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Tue, 11 Jan 2000 14:54:02 -0800
From: Robert Citek <rwcitek@uci.edu>
Reply-To: UUASC@uuasc.org
To: UUASC@uuasc.org
Subject: date in e-mail header


While sorting my UUASC e-mail by date I came across a message with a date
of Mar 2, 2000.  So I looked at the message header:

Received: by e4e.oac.uci.edu for rwcitek
 (with Cubic Circle's cucipop (v1.21 1997/08/10) Tue Jan  4 21:13:14 2000)

[snip]


From: "john oh" <johnoh99@yahoo.com>
To: <UUASC@uuasc.org>
References: <BA5F22B19DF5D211A10F0060089F745B2E0D38@lac11s2.lac.com>
Subject: Re: UUASC Orange County change of venue
Date: Thu, 2 Mar 2000 19:52:55 -0800
Organization: yahoo
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain;
	charset="Windows-1252"
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
X-Priority: 3
X-MSMail-Priority: Normal
X-Mailer: Microsoft Outlook Express 5.00.2919.6600
X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE V5.00.2919.6600
Sender: owner-UUASC@uuasc.org
Precedence: bulk
Reply-To: UUASC@uuasc.org
Status: O
X-Status: 

The dates in the message's path look OK.  So then why does the date show
Thu, 2 Mar 2000?  Does this signify a problem with my mail client?





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