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Bug #40481 mail() sends email to wrong address where there are "-" in localpart of "to"
Submitted: 2007-02-14 11:50 UTC Modified: 2007-02-22 01:00 UTC
Avg. Score:4.0 ± 0.0
Reproduced:1 of 1 (100.0%)
Same Version:1 (100.0%)
Same OS:1 (100.0%)
From: penartur at yandex dot ru Assigned:
Status: No Feedback Package: Mail related
PHP Version: 5.2.1 OS: Linux
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2007-02-14 11:50 UTC] penartur at yandex dot ru
If localpart of "to" contains "-" characters, then they are truncated with all of the following characters before "@"

Reproduce code:

Expected result:
Message 'msg1' in 'somename' mailbox and message 'msg2' in 'somename-abc' mailbox

Actual result:
Two messages ('msg1' and 'msg2') in 'somename' mailbox


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 [2007-02-14 12:04 UTC]
Cannot reproduce.
(Created "test-user" and sent an email to its mailbox, which successfully arrived).
Check your aliases and mail server.
 [2007-02-22 01:00 UTC] php-bugs at lists dot php dot net
No feedback was provided for this bug for over a week, so it is
being suspended automatically. If you are able to provide the
information that was originally requested, please do so and change
the status of the bug back to "Open".
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