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Re: canonical MIME headers

From: <ned.freed@mrochek.com>
Date: Thu, 08 Nov 2001 19:50:15 -0800 (PST)
To: "Donald E. Eastlake 3rd" <dee3@torque.pothole.com>
Cc: ned.freed@mrochek.com, Keith Moore <moore@cs.utk.edu>, James M Galvin <galvin@elistx.com>, discuss@apps.ietf.org
Message-id: <01KAH1SAA3JG0013KR@mauve.mrochek.com>
> Seems like it would also be fairly easy to abstract out multipart
> separators so as to be immune from them being re-written.

The problem is that the separator is buried in the preceeding header.
Handling that correctly ups the complexity considerability. IMO the
added complexity isn't worth it.

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