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Subject: Re: HTML Based Email (AOL 6.0)
From: Dave Sill <de5-list-managers @ sws5 . ctd . ornl . gov>
Organization: Oak Ridge National Lab, Oak Ridge, Tenn., USA
Date: Thu, 2 Nov 2000 08:50:54 -0500
To: list-managers @ GreatCircle . COM
In-reply-to: <p0501047ab62662135437@[165.227.249.17]>
References: <200011011854.MAA14742@mail.xnet.com><3A0088C0.63BD1E90@msic.dia.mil><p0501047ab62662135437@[165.227.249.17]>

Paul Hoffman / IMC <phoffman@imc.org> wrote:

>If the plain text is the first part, then Majordomo (or any other MLM 
>that can't handle HTML in the control messages) should have no 
>problems.

Sure it will. The first lines of the message will be MIME junk that
Majordomo doesn't understand, e.g.:

  > This message is in MIME format. Since your mail reader does not understand
  this format, some or all of this message may not be legible.
  
  --MS_Mac_OE_3054648371_239913_MIME_Part
  Content-type: text/plain; charset="US-ASCII"
  Content-transfer-encoding: 7bit
  
  subscribe alpha-osf-managers
  
  
  --MS_Mac_OE_3054648371_239913_MIME_Part
  Content-type: text/html; charset="US-ASCII"
  Content-transfer-encoding: quoted-printable
  
  <HTML>
  etc.

-Dave



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