[Mailman-Users] An interesting statistic.

John W Baxter jwblist at olympus.net
Thu Nov 9 07:42:09 CET 2000

At 12:24 -0800 11/8/00, Chuq Von Rospach wrote:
>One of my servers sends out newsletters. Those newsletters are
>avilable both in HTML format and text format -- users can subscribe
>for whichever they prefer, although HTML is the default. Because of
>limitations in the AOL clients, we force AOL.com addresses to the
>text version.

The way this list (to which I subscribe) does HTML mail makes sense.  It's
about the only HTML mail I tolerate, and the only HTML mail I receive

[All that said, I've been toying with the idea of switching to text to
avoid waiting for the graphics to find their way over my 56K frame relay

If the typical run of HTML were this sensible, I wouldn't be so vocally
anti-HTML mail.

The only time I send the stuff is to test something, usually with me as the

John Baxter   jwblist at olympus.net      Port Ludlow, WA, USA

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