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provides an alternative service for most mailing lists.c.f. bug 424647
Please do not argue off-topics on the entire list.
Enabling HTML without Content-Type: multipart/alternative is
Isn't it possible to set your MUA to send plain text as default?
Perry Smith <pedzsan@...> writes:
> I can try. I need to hit shift-command-T before I sent the message
> but there is nothing nagging me to do that.
> I must ask that isn't it time to change? I use to be on your side 12
> years ago but HTML in email has been with us for 15+ years now. It
> just isn't that hard to either take the text only part of it or
> sanitize the html. 15 years is a very long time to procrastinate
> doing something that would help lots of people.
> The other choice which would help me is just reject the email. Then
> it comes back to me, I can covert the message, and send it a 2nd time.
> Its a small hassle but something that a few lists use to do.
> Within the past five years, I find fewer and fewer lists that have
> this restriction. I can't recall a list that has this restriction
> except the gentoo list at this point. It is a somewhat negative
> "sales" characteristic for gentoo to make this restriction.
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