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Re: draft-gellens-on-demand-04.txt



-----Original Message-----
From: Graham Klyne <GK@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tuesday, June 30, 1998 2:42 AM


>At 16:19 29/06/98 -0700, Randall Gellens wrote:
>>>On-Demand Mail Relay is a restricted profile of SMTP which
>>>normally runs on port 366
>>
>>Or even
>>
>>>On-Demand Mail Relay is a restricted profile of SMTP.  Port
>>>number 366 is reserved for On-Demand Mail Relay.
>>
>>I think the latter form is a bit klunkier; the addition of "normally"
>>in the former should help your concern with any implication that port
>>366 must be used.
>
>I think the latter form of words is cleaner:  "normally" sounds like a bit
>of a fudge word to me in this context.
>


I agree.  The latter more clearly expresses that this is a port set aside
for use if desired.  What is "normally" used will be determined in practice
;-).

-- jeff