[mailhist-discuss] Question #2 for my story
dcrocker at bbiw.net
Sun Mar 22 21:03:10 PDT 2015
On 3/22/2015 4:47 PM, Jacob Goense wrote:
> I tried finding period-accurate AOL mail headers for clues, but they
> are much harder to find than I expected.
They would not help as much as you might expect.
AOL was an entirely proprietary system. They developed a gateway to
Internet mail only when they had to, but they retained their own,
private formats and protocols for internal operations.
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