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authorEric Wong <e@80x24.org>2016-05-25 01:44:46 +0000
committerEric Wong <e@80x24.org>2016-05-25 01:49:54 +0000
commit23a4e44bedabe5b8b651346cabc2a870c5377a30 (patch)
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git has stricter requirements for ident names (no '<>')
which Email::Address allows.

Even in 1.908, Email::Address also has an incomplete fix for
CVE-2015-7686 with a DoS-able regexp for comments.  Since we
don't care for or need all the RFC compliance of Email::Address,
avoiding it entirely may be preferable.

Email::Address will still be installed as a requirement for
Email::MIME, but it is only used by the
Email::MIME::header_str_set which we do not use
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@@ -28,7 +28,6 @@ Requirements (server MDA)
 * lynx (for converting HTML messages to text)
 * Perl and several modules:    (Debian package name)
   - Date::Parse                libtimedate-perl
-  - Email::Address             libemail-address-perl
   - Email::Filter              libemail-filter-perl
   - Email::MIME                libemail-mime-perl
   - Email::MIME::ContentType   libemail-mime-contenttype-perl