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Out-of-office email ping-pong fills server after server over festive break

Olivier2553 Silver badge

Exchange?

There was an obvious mistake: using exchange.

What stupid mail system would allow you to configure a vacation option that would bounce back indefinitely? Any normal server has an automatic limit to send the vacation automatic reply only once per sender.

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