According to Kevin O Riordan:
>> Mornin all,
> can anyone tell me the difference between the 'From' and 'From:'
> headers commonly seen in emails ? I'm busily reading through RFC 2822
> at the mo', but can only find reference to 'From:'.
The 'From ' line is a unixism, which traditionally contains the sender
envelope address (MAIL FROM value). You will note that the POP protocol,
for example, doesn't give you access to the 'From ' header, only
the 'From:' header.
jwz has a bit about it on one of the netscape 2 techy pages, linked off
the mail parsing rant on his geek docs page.
waider at dspsrv.com / Chances are I'm not at home right now.
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