Re: awww, hypermail ignored my PRE tags

Subject: Re: awww, hypermail ignored my PRE tags
From: Sam TH (
Date: Thu Mar 01 2001 - 13:32:34 CST

On Thu, Mar 01, 2001 at 10:08:57AM -0800, Paul Rohr wrote:
> At 11:47 AM 3/1/01 -0600, Sam TH wrote:
> >Well, I have no idea about hypermail, but without bugs (or weird
> >features) in it, there are no ways to trigger that conversion. There
> >is certainly no way to do it that would be portable across archivers.
> >This is simply because allowing unescaped < and > would cause lots of
> >nasty HTML, which would be hard to display properly. At least, it
> >would be hard if browsers didn't accept absolutely everything.
> That's what I suspected. Oh well. No biggie.

If you want me to, I can just hack the HTML directly. :-) That might
even be worthwhile.
        sam th
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