Re: MIME and hypermail1a15-pl0 (from CVS)

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Wed, 17 Mar 1999 22:43:26 +0100 (MET)
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On Tue, 16 Mar 1999, Craig A Summerhill wrote:

> > : 1 - Leave it as it is.
> > : 2 - Allow all "text/*" and "message/*" headers to be shown.
> > : 3 - Make another config file item where you can list all types you want
> > : hypermail to show "inlined".

> I can live with #1 (although from the user/browser point of view is seems
> less efficient). I guess I was thinking along the lines of #2 when I
> sent the report last week. I have no objection to #3.

Number two can be achieved with number three, since wildcards are now supported. You can add a line like:

 text_types: text/*,message/*

to the config file. Not that I'd recommend it, because it creates a direct conflict with "message/rfc822" which normally tells hypermail it is an attached mail...

> It seems like more work, but has the obvious advantage of being
> extensible. I wonder how many messages will actually be affected by this
> problem...

Ah, it was a quick fix so 2a16 features it already!

             Daniel Stenberg -
   ech`echo xiun|tr nu oc|sed 'sx\([sx]\)\([xoi]\)xo un\2\1 is xg'`ol
Received on Wed 17 Mar 1999 11:49:25 PM GMT

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