[PLUG-TALK] Re: [PLUG] upgrading disk without reinstalling anything

Jeme A Brelin jeme at brelin.net
Mon Mar 29 14:47:57 PST 2004

On Mon, 29 Mar 2004, alan wrote:
> On Mon, 29 Mar 2004, Jeme A Brelin wrote:
> > On Mon, 29 Mar 2004, Russ Johnson wrote:
> > > Paul Johnson wrote:
> > > >Please turn your line wraps on to about 72 columns.
> > >
> > > Why anyone uses a MUA that doesn't support rewrapping of email is beyond
> > > me.
> >
> > I don't think you understand the problem.  Rewrapping only works if the
> > sending MUA doesn't include any linefeeds of its own.
> It also breaks digital signatures.

Bingo.  And just for giggles, I'm
wrapping this message at a very
short length, just to show that it
isn't exactly easy to tell the
difference between paragraphs and
formatted text.

What follows is a snippet of lyric
poetry for your enjoyment.  Enjoy!
The face of death is my best friend
He lurks behind my favorite bend
And though we meet, we never speak
I've got a feeling he's unique

Now, I'll be happy to retrieve this
message with anybody's choice of MUA
and see if the wrapping is done
automagically and share the results.

And Alan's comment about PGP
signatures stands, too.

     Jeme A Brelin
    jeme at brelin.net
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