[Python-Dev] Re: Python-dev summary for 2002-08-15 - 2002-09-01

Skip Montanaro skip@pobox.com
Mon, 2 Sep 2002 20:37:48 -0500

    >> I think adding http:// alone should be sufficient.  Despite all =
    >> official recommendations, I've always hated the <...> form.

    Fran=E7ois> Gnus highlights correctly with the `http://', and adds
    Fran=E7ois> clickability.  The `<' and '>' are not needed. =20

I use VM.  It highlights correctly as long as the leading "http://" is
there, provided the URL isn't followed immediately by punctuation which=
occur in a URL.  In Brett's summary he avoids that problem by adding a =
between the URL and the ambiguous punctuation.  I think that looks odde=
than the <...> notation.