Dunno dunno dunno

J. Greenlees jaqui at telus.net
Tue Jan 4 13:12:19 PST 2005


Kevin Alm wrote:
> Ken Moffat wrote:
> 
>> On Tue, 4 Jan 2005, Schafer Frank wrote:
>>
>>  
>>
>>> Why can I send messages to the list only and only as replies?
>>>
>>>   
>>
>>
>> Maybe it's the html filters that went in a few months ago to deal with
>> spam : if you have a lot of less-than and more-than symbols around
>> text so that it looks like html or xml, replace them with square
>> brackets like [this].  Sometimes the filters go crazy on _replies_ to
>> the list, but fortunately not very often.
>>
>> /me thinks the 'list moderator' is a symlink to /dev/null.
>>
>> OTOH, if your previous posts also used exchange, maybe you forgot to
>> send plain text.
>>
>> Ken
>>  
>>
> I've had this problem too. I'm sending this in plain text only instead 
> of both plain text and html. Let's see if it goes through. ;)
> 
> Kevin
it's always a good idea for lists to only ever send in plain text.
;)
I actually filter for html directly to /dev/null, even before I see them.


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