[Mailman-Users] HTML

Sean Carnahan sean at 77002.com
Thu Mar 25 01:00:25 CET 2004

Yes I agree its not wonderful

But I send out a newsletter that has to have graphics and flyers and if not
colorful they arent as effective for promotion.
Any ideas on how to do it even if you don't like it?


-----Original Message-----
From: Jamie L. Penman-Smithson [mailto:jamie at silverdream.org] 
Sent: Wednesday, March 24, 2004 9:34 AM
To: Sean Carnahan
Cc: mailman-users at python.org
Subject: Re: [Mailman-Users] HTML

On Wed, 2004-03-24 at 13:09, Sean Carnahan wrote:
> I have read that people can send HTML emails via mailman, yet I 
> cannot. I have read the info, checked off to NOT strip html into pain 
> text, yet when I get email sent it puts all the web based pics into 
> the attachment box and send a plain looking email.
> is there any way to send HTML template email to my newsletter list via 
> mailman, with pictures and colors and backgrounds not stripped off?

HTML mail is pure evil, in addition, some MUA's cannot cope with HTML mail,
or do not render it properly. Plus it adds a whole load of unneeded bloat,
and can be a security risk - especially when used in conjunction with


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