[Mailman-Users] Blank Characters Removed from "Subject:" Line

Stephen J. Turnbull stephen at xemacs.org
Sat Jun 30 06:09:41 CEST 2007

Mark Sapiro writes:

 > But, the fact remains that there are many commonly used MUAs that drop a
 > whitespace character in unfolding and there's not much we can do about that.

I wonder if they're better with RFC 2047.  That is, suppose we

Subject: Pretend this is a long field


Subject: Pretend this is =?US-ASCII?Q?a=20?=

Of course, that would be just unbearably ugly if your MUA doesn't do
MIME headers.

Maybe the best course would be to use two spaces at the beginning of a
folded physical line.

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