[nos-bbs] X-BBS-Msg-Type: E Recent Messages

Gustavo Ponza g.ponza at tin.it
Tue Sep 16 12:18:57 EDT 2014

Just arrived here from VE3CGH another type E!
One or more softwares in the R-lines below is
the cause of that bad formatting.

gus / i0ojj

 From vk4wit%ve3cgh at i0ojj.ampr.org Tue Sep 16 16:10:25 2014
Received: from i0ojj.ampr.org by i0ojj.ampr.org (JNOS2.0j.6r) with SMTP
     id AA152688 ; Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:10:25 +0200
Date: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:10:25 +0200
Message-Id: <5004_vk4wit at ve3cgh.bbs>
From: vk4wit%ve3cgh.bbs at i0ojj.ampr.org
To: qnews at vknet
Subject: Townsville Amateur Radio Club Weekly Digest 16092014
X-BBS-Msg-Type: E
X-JNOS-User-Port: Telnet   (ve3cgh @  -> Sending message
X-Forwarded-To: i0ojj

R:140916/1354Z @:VE2JOS.#MTL.QC.CAN.NOAM #:9505 [Montreal] $:5004_VK4WIT
R:140916/1328Z @:VK2DOT.CC.NSW.AUS.OC [Niagara] #:34100 XSERV500f
R:140916/1328Z @:VK4TUB.#NQ.QLD.AUS.OC #:25426 [Townsville Qld Oz]
R:140916/1327Z @:VK4WIT.#NQ.QLD.AUS.OC #:5004 [Townsville Qld Oz] 



On 09/16/2014 02:27 AM, Charles Hargrove wrote:
> Since this problem with "X-BBS-Msg-Type: E" messages became an issue a few
> weeks ago, I have been doing some research of the various FBB bulletin types
> and how JNOS deals with it.  With the help of Ted, VE3CGH, we seem to have it
> narrowed down to a simple procedure.
> If you have "mbox fbb 3" in your autoexec.nos file, create an "mbox nob2f"
> entry for each callsign that you forward with.  The only time that you would
> not do this is if you have WL2K in your forward.bbs file.  The reason is that
> if you negotiate B2F with someone, it says that you will send or receive a
> bulletin that is compressed and encapsulated as this is the normal Winlink
> protocol.  What seems to happen is that you will receive the bulletin, strip
> off any field after the @ and then add the from data of the station that sent
> you the message.  If the original message came from g4apl at gb7cip and it is
> being forwarded to me by f8coj at f8coj, then my system strips off the gb7cip
> and changes the from address to g4apl at f8coj.bbs!  This will definitely cause
> any SR on my end to attempt to send the message to the wrong BBS.  Also,
> there are other downstream BBS stations that don't like "X-BBS-Msg-Type: E".
> Since Ted and I made the changes, the problem goes away.  I have also passed
> the word to other forwarding partners of mine, that were attempting to pass
> a bulletin with B2F enabled, to also make the changes on their system.  Let's
> see if this solves it for everyone.
> --
> Charles J. Hargrove - N2NOV
> NYC ARECS/RACES Citywide Radio Officer/Skywarn Coord.
> NYC-ARECS/RACES Net Mon. @ 8:30PM 147.360/107.2 PL
> http://www.nyc-arecs.org and http://www.nyc-skywarn.org
> NY-NBEMS Net Saturdays @ 10AM&  USeast-NBEMS Net Wednesdays @ 7PM
> on 7.036 Mhz USB/1500 hz waterfall spot; Olivia 8/500 check-ins
> "Information is the oxygen of the modern age. It seeps through the walls topped
> by barbed wire, it wafts across the electrified borders." - Ronald Reagan
> "The more corrupt the state, the more it legislates." - Tacitus
> "Molann an obair an fear" - Irish Saying
> (The work praises the man.)
> "No matter how big and powerful government gets, and the many services it
> provides, it can never take the place of volunteers." - Ronald Reagan
> _______________________________________________
> nos-bbs mailing list
> nos-bbs at tapr.org
> http://www.tapr.org/mailman/listinfo/nos-bbs

More information about the nos-bbs mailing list