[Mailman-Users] HTML Emails?

Wayne Cook wcook at mycoachonline.com
Fri Feb 12 12:29:28 CET 2010

Here's a copy/paste of the source code of the message:



On Feb 11, 2010, at 9:45 PM, Mark Sapiro wrote:

> Wayne Cook wrote:
>> I'm sending html email to my mailing list and some come out right and
>> others come out like the attached file...anyone know what I have set
>> wrong?
> [Moderator note: The attached file, stripped by content filtering, was
> a TIFF image of what appears to be an Apple Mail view of a message
> with 8 MIME parts shown as attachments and the only thing displayed
> inline was the msg_footer.]
> What you will see when you view this message with an MUA (mail client)
> depends on the particular MUA. See the FAQ at
> <http://wiki.list.org/x/84A9> for some more insight.
> I am guessing you may have a msg_header defined for your list that
> appears empty but actually contains some whitespace, and since your
> original post was MIME multipart, Mailman just added the msg_header as
> the first MIME part and your MUA sees this initial text/plain part as
> the message body and then the subsequent parts as attachments.
> In order to say anything more definitive we would need to see the "raw
> message source" (option-command-U in apple mail) for this message. You
> could remove most of the content of the various parts, but we need to
> see the all the MIME headers and boundaries for all the message parts.
> -- 
> Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net>        The highway is for gamblers,
> San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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