[Mailman-Users] Footer Appended as Attachment in 2.1?

Kai Schaetzl maillists at conactive.com
Thu Apr 29 22:31:46 CEST 2004

Paul Tomblin wrote on Thu, 29 Apr 2004 13:39:03 -0400:

> And what about the principle that you shouldn't mess with the body of a
> message except for putting clearly marked headers and footers that are
> obviously not part of the sender's text?  Once you start trying to parse
> the html and put something in it, you're modifying the sender's text,
> which is evil.

I only suggested a possible solution, whether you or I like it wasn't the 
topic ;-) As for modifying the sender's text: I disagree. If you do modify 
it by adding a footer to the HTML message then you modify it by adding a 
footer to the plain text message as well. There's really no problem to add 
a ruler and make clear it's a footer. No difference to a text/plain 



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