Hotmail problem?

Paul Judge
Mon Sep 30 20:03:25 UTC 2002

that is exactly what is happening.

i've confirmed over here that an empty (or short message) sent from hotmail
has high counts. The exact count depends on the random ad that hotmail
appends to the message. An empty message that I just sent received body:142,
fuz1:615, fuz2:1075.

any thoughts on workarounds?

-----Original Message-----
From: []On Behalf Of
Seth Breidbart
Sent: Monday, September 30, 2002 3:40 PM
Subject: Re: Hotmail problem?

> I've never noticed this before, so I don't know if something changed
> with Hotmail to cause it.  Many messages send from are
> looking like bulk.  What is interesting is the log for a particular
> message doesn't include the full message but just the same html
> markup junk which explains why it looks like bulk.  It's almost like
> part of the message is lost.

My guess is that people are hitting "send" with empty message bodies,
leaving the hotmail ad as the only thing sent.

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