[Mailman-Users] Multiple line salutations

Steve Campbell campbell at cnpapers.com
Tue Jun 17 18:13:44 CEST 2008

Mark Sapiro wrote:
> Brad Knowles wrote:
>> Steve Campbell wrote:
>>> Is there a new line character that can be used line "\n" or something?
>> No, I don't think so.  I think all characters that could potentially be 
>> considered special by HTML will get stripped.  And I don't think there's an 
>> easy way around this problem.
> Not only that. Even if you did manage to get a new line inserted into
> the real name, say with bin/withlist, the text box on the web page is
> defined as a single line without scrolling, so whatever follows the
> new line wouldn't be displayed anyway.
Yep, realized that right away.

If there was a way to get it in there, though, I could have deleted and 
re-added the subscriber if the Salutation needed changing.

I've notified the person requesting this and she's decided to use a dash.

Thanks for the responses.


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