[linux-elitists] HTML in e-mail

Nick 'Sharkey' Moore sharkey@zoic.org
Wed Aug 20 20:01:15 PDT 2003

On 2003-08-20, Nick Moffitt wrote:
> 	It's a losing battle trying to keep HTML out of e-mail, and
> weak cries of "That's not what e-mail is FOR!" is a waste of breath.

You've goaded me into adding:

application/pdf; /usr/bin/pdftohtml -q -stdout '%s' | w3m -dump -cols 72 -T text/html; copiousoutput
application/msword; /usr/bin/catdoc -ab '%s'; copiousoutput

... as well.  After all, if we're going to lose the battle, we may
as well lose the war while we're at it ...

-----sharks (set implicit_autoview=yes)

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