[Mailman-Users] Formatting the Welcome Message

Odhiambo Washington odhiambo at gmail.com
Wed Jun 11 17:45:25 CEST 2014

On 11 June 2014 18:39, Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net> wrote:

> On 06/11/2014 03:20 AM, Odhiambo Washington wrote:
> > Can the welcome message be formatted in html?
> >
> > I have put html tags to make certain parts of the welcome message bold
> > <b></b> but the tags are displaying in raw format instead of bolding:)
> The welcome message is sent as a text/plain message. Thus, HTML tags
> don't work.
> You can put things like *this is bold* in the message and some MUAs will
> understand that the text between the asterisks is to be rendered in a
> bold font. Similarly /italic/ and _underlined_.
I realized this and decided to just use _this is important_ instead:)

Thank you.

Best regards,
"I can't hear you -- I'm using the scrambler."

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