Re: Subject line length ?

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Subject: Re: Subject line length ?
Posted by:  Remy Lebeau \(Indy Team\) (
Date: Fri, 7 Dec 2007

"Ian Munro" <i…> wrote in message

> I've downloaded and studied the RFC821 document and
> noted that the maximum number of characters on a single line
> is 1000. Is this also true for the Subject line of an email ?

It applies to all lines equally.  The limit is imposes at the transport
level when sending data over the socket.  It is not imposed at the email




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Subject line length ? posted by Ian Munro on Fri, 7 Dec 2007