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Re: RFC draft: RFC's to use POD

From:
Chaim Frenkel
Date:
July 31, 2000 08:50
Subject:
Re: RFC draft: RFC's to use POD
Message ID:
m3ittmnvti.fsf@csamnycln01.nyc.csam.com
Kill the mimes. Just extra noise.

(Thought if nothing but plain ascii were sent through, I _might_ be
able to live with it. But anything else, ...)

<chaim>

>>>>> "EW" == Edwin Wiles <ewiles@cox.rr.com> writes:

EW> --------------BAA2DB4CC14D5B32222B4A6E
EW> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii
EW> Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit

EW> "J. David Blackstone" wrote:
>> =cut

EW> I'd like to strongly suggest that people 'attach' RFC's (or whatever
EW> we're calling them now) rather than just pasting them into the body of
EW> the message.

EW> This will make both automatic and manual handling easier, since you
EW> should be able to read them in a standard non-mime mail reader, and yet
EW> a mime-aware reader can separate the RFC from the body of the message
EW> cleanly.

EW> Edwin
EW> --------------BAA2DB4CC14D5B32222B4A6E--

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Chaim Frenkel					     Nonlinear Knowledge, Inc.
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