Originally Posted by hwlester
Interesting. This probably explains why a coworker keeps getting email for someone else... his account is like email@example.com
, but some other John Doe signs up for stuff using firstname.lastname@example.org
and he gets the emails.
Yeah, I have a fairly common name and get lots of misdirected email myself. Apparently I'm a girl in junior high, a swim coach in Utah, customer of a auto dealership in St. Louis, and on the library board in a town in Virginia. Also, I suspect that Ms. Camille R
icherdson sometimes types @gmail.com instead of @gmail.fr (or maybe @gmail.ca), I get some spam in french which I don't speak.
Usually if it is of a personal (non-commercial) nature I let the sender know and that's the end of it.
And since this thread has gotten astray:
Howlingwolf is the current holder of the code, PM him to get in on the action!