[Mailman-Users] Mailman archives

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Wed Oct 21 16:38:30 CEST 2009

Krishnadas Kossery wrote:

>When messages are archived in mailman, they are losing their original format.  Tables appear as text and are not readable. I would like to retain the original format as is.

What is the "original format".

Please be more specific as to what is sent to the list, what is
received in messages delivered from the list and what is in the

I'm only guessing because of not having this information, but my guess
is your list does not filter content and the posts are
multipart/alternative with text/plain and text/html alternatives. You
see the HTML part in an email message, but in the archive you see the
text/plain part and the text/html part has been stored aside as
escaped 'raw' HTML.

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