[linux-elitists] HTML email
Wed Nov 3 10:12:16 PST 2004
On Wed, 2004-03-11 at 13:48 +1100, Ben Finney wrote:
> If an MUA can do hypertext, that means it's doubling as a hypertext
> browser. Just because a MUA can display HTML doesn't mean it can do
> hypertext, nor should it.
So, RFC 1341, section 7.3.2, recommends using the multipart/alternative
type for increasingly rich text formatting.
So I kind of wonder: is people's opposition to doing this with HTML as
one of the alternatives based on HTML's deficiencies, or on the
system's? Because the system as it is seems pretty logical to me.
Mister Bad <email@example.com>
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