[Mailman-Developers] Subject prefix bug
Thu, 13 Jul 2000 09:43:06 +0200
if the line had been properly decoded by the MUA you'd have seen
Subject: [MUD-Dev] Re: [MUD-Dev] Fantasy clichés (was: Acting casual about
which still is buggy (and coming from (1).)
* J C Lawrence (email@example.com) écrivait :
> I've been running into this fairly heavily. Outlook has a tendency
> to MIME wrap subject headers uselessly. Thus a header such as:
> Re: [MUD-Dev] Fantasy clichés (was: Acting casual about casual gamers)
> Becomes later:
> [MUD-Dev] =?iso-8859-1?Q?RE:_=5BMUD-Dev=5D_Fantasy_clich=E9s?=
> Which shows two things:
> 1) Mailman didn't decode the MIME header wrapping and detect the
> subject prefix that was already there.
> 2) Outlook (the offending MUA in this case (no suprises there))
> needs to be taken out back and gut shot.
> We can fix the first thing. I have no faith in the second thing
> ever being fixed.