realy another question

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Subject: realy another question
Posted by:  Antonello Carlomagno (a.carlomag…
Date: Mon, 8 Aug 2005

Smtp relay server, How It manage the  message routing ?


I have a mail client, and send a message to 3 recipients.

1 - first recipient
2 - copy to another in CClist
3 - and another to BCC list.

then, The SMTP relay how it works ?

It receive the message and ?

Extract every email address and send a copy of message to all ?

If yes, for third recipient (BCC), it open a SMTP connection and in DATA
command send all source message ? (header + body ) ?