Sending invites to invalid email addresses results in a confusing error message - /invite/

VERIFIED WORKSFORME

Status

Participation Infrastructure
Phonebook
VERIFIED WORKSFORME
7 years ago
6 years ago

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(Reporter: mbrandt, Unassigned)

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Description

7 years ago
Steps to reproduce:
1. goto /invite/
2. in a vouched account, send an invite to an invalid email address. example: m@m.com

Expected:
A user friendly error message is presented to the user.

Actual:
The user who sent the invite receives the following email:

    From: MAILER-DAEMON@node161.seamicro.phx1.mozilla.com
    Date: Nov 16, 2011 12:43:28 AM
    Subject: Undelivered Mail Returned to Sender
     
    This is the mail system at host node161.seamicro.phx1.mozilla.com.
     
    I'm sorry to have to inform you that your message could not
    be delivered to one or more recipients. It's attached below.
     
    For further assistance, please send mail to postmaster.
     
    If you do so, please include this problem report. You can
    delete your own text from the attached returned message.
     
    The mail system
     
    <m@m.com>: Host or domain name not found. Name service error for name=m.com
    type=AAAA: Host not found
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Updated

6 years ago
Component: mozillians.org → Phonebook
Product: Websites → Community Tools
QA Contact: mozillians-org → phonebook
Version: unspecified → other
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Comment 1

6 years ago
Bumping to worksforme - I can no longer reproduce this behavior.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 6 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
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Comment 2

6 years ago
Bumping to verifed wfm - new reports from users have not appeared.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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