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Re: Possibly a not so stupid alias question.
(Now that I have had some decent sleep, and can start thinking again..)
On Fri, Mar 31, 2000 at 11:57:16PM -0500, Alvin Starr wrote:
> I posed this a few days ago and had no luck getting anything to work.
> I want to take the mail for a user. pass a copy of the mail to a
> processing program for logging and then continue to pass the mail on to
> the user.
> the simple solution of
> prog: "|filterprog"
> bob: prog,bob
> will not work.
Hmm.. Right, the "bitbucket" system hits..
This is about the expansion loop breaking, which breaks
out in a bit impractical way..
So, when an alias expansion loops back to same string to
try re-expanding it, it should *skip* alias expansion, and
not (like now) return "bitbucket".
It is all in aliases.cf and needs apparently considerable
> Alvin Starr || voice: (416)585-9971
> Interlink Connectivity || fax: (416)585-9974
> email@example.com ||
/Matti Aarnio <firstname.lastname@example.org>