[linux-elitists] HTML in e-mail

Ragnar Hojland Espinosa ragnar@linalco.com
Thu Aug 21 06:53:58 PDT 2003

On Thu, Aug 21, 2003 at 12:09:48AM -0500, Joakim Ziegler wrote:

> Looking pretty, well, I'd say that most people who write HTML mails do
> it because they want formatting. And they have a point. HTML makes it
> easier to do some things that are possible, but hard, in plain text (try
> tables), and possible to do some things that are impossible (embedded

i have never ever got an html email which used tables and benefited
from it (other than "newsletters" which actually are full blown html
pages..)  These days I get pdfs and I'm grateful.. Coworker over there
has to deal with .docs and open office.

Ragnar Hojland - Project Manager
Linalco "Specialists in Linux and Free Software"
http://www.linalco.com Tel: +34-91-5970074 Fax: +34-91-5970083

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