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Re: KillieTalk Digest V2 #253
- To: KillieTalk at aka_org
- Subject: Re: KillieTalk Digest V2 #253
- From: "Barry J. Cooper" <bjc3 at cornell_edu>
- Date: Tue, 30 Jun 1998 10:47:49 -0400 (EDT)
- In-Reply-To: <199806300928.FAA00341 at acme_actwin.com>
>Subject: Re: KillieTalk Digest V2 #251
>Please stop posting with the red backgrtound it is almost illegible and very
>hard on the eyes and doesn't make any seense in any case.
Some people using, I think, the email capabilities of Netscape and/or MSIE
have MIME encoding turned on. This allows others using a MIME capable email
packages to show special characteristics such as bold, color text, etc.
Apparently this is getting screwed up on the listserver. I will look into
this, but in the meantime, my recommendation is to turn off MIME encoding.
It either produces these weird effects such as red background, or appends a
string of text with the embedded commands that makes a real mess of the
I appreciate your cooperation.