Sure it is... Very simple really...
~vpopmail/bin/vadduser "john&[EMAIL PROTECTED]" password
And OE6 doesn't complain about it for some reason (strange how a M$ app
doesn't complain. Then again it's a stupid idea so it goes with them)
----- Original Message -----
From: "Rainer Duffner" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Tuesday, November 09, 2004 3:48 PM
Subject: [vchkpw] ampersand (&) in email-address possible ?
> my research showed that it should pe possible (legal, as far as the
> standard is concerned) to use the ampersand-character (&) in an
> email-address (like john&[EMAIL PROTECTED]).
> I migrated an installation to vpopmail, where the previous system
> (postfix) apparently had such email-addresses.
> Is it possible to create these addresses with qmail or vpopmail ?
> Note that I personally consider this idea to be complete BS, because you
> can't be sure what the next infestation of OE makes of it (when entering
> the address at the client-side) but nevertheless...
> ~ Rainer Duffner - [EMAIL PROTECTED] ~
> ~ Freising - Munich - Germany ~
> ~ Unix - Linux - BSD - OpenSource - Security ~
> ~ http://www.ultra-secure.de/~rainer/pubkey.pgp ~