[24hoursupport] Re: bouncing emails

  • From: "Merin" <soapjunkie@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 27 Sep 2003 00:05:15 -0500

Here's the thing, though...Yahoo has reported me as bouncing "unknown
recipient" on several of my email accounts, all of which are completely
valid and do not bounce from any other source.  I really do think it's Yahoo
being screwy rather than dozens of other mail servers.

Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live
as one wishes to live. --Oscar Wilde

> Disagree with me if you wish.  I was merely pointing out why it happens.
> People's mailservers give incorrect responses and Yahoo! stops sending
> mail.  If I was sending several million someones a letter, and it was
> returned as "unknown recipient," I wouldn't think "hmm, it just worked
> yesterday," I would just stop sending them mail until they confirmed that
> they mailing address was correct.  It wouldn't be worth my effort to do
> anything other than that.

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