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Re: [ecf-dev] [Salvo] Posting articles from Salvo and Thunderbird

On 05/28/2011 11:25 AM, Isuru Udana wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> When we post a article using Salvo, in the Eclipse forum always displays
> "Eclipse User" as the sender. 
> (see example [1])
> 
> But when I use Thunderbird, It shows the sender is "Isuru Udana" which
> is my bugzilla user account. 
> (see example [2])
> 
> For thunderbird I enter only name and the email address as my identity.
> It doesn't ask for a user name and a password.
> For Salvo I enter name, email, userId (exquisitus) and password.
> 
> So how can eclipse forum correctly link my post from thunderbird to my
> bugzilla account. I think It may using the email address for identification.
> And why it display "Eclipse User" as the sender when I use Salvo.
> 
> Since anyone can post to forum with other users identity, there is a
> security problem here.
> 
> [1] http://www.eclipse.org/forums/index.php/t/210245/
> 
> [2] http://www.eclipse.org/forums/index.php/t/210304/
> 

Have you checked what headers get set on a newsgroup post by
Thunderbird? Compare them to the ones set by Salvo.

Markus