[clug] Re: linux Digest, Vol 24, Issue 6

Paul Hampson Paul.Hampson at anu.edu.au
Tue Dec 7 00:06:02 GMT 2004

On Tue, Dec 07, 2004 at 06:09:25AM +1100, davidhornby wrote:
> On Mon,  6 Dec 2004 12:00:29 +0000 (GMT), <linux-request at lists.samba.org>  
> wrote:
> >Am I the only one who feels putting a signature delimiter _before_ your
> >own text is possibly too revolutionary?
> >Is this Opera trying to change the face of email somehow? Or just a
> >(surprising to me) personal preference?

> Sorry folks I usually knock it out but forgot.

> However, I might add that it's a lot shorter than the long winded  
> disclaimers used by government departments and private companies at the  
> end of their emails and which have dubious legal authority and weight.

Shorter, yes. But it means mutt (for me) turns your entire email
light blue, and I keep seeing replies without any text on first
glace. ^_^

I wonder if I can convince mutt to only lowlight from the last
signature delimiter onwards, rather than the first...

Paul "TBBle" Hampson, MCSE
7th year CompSci/Asian Studies student, ANU
The Boss, Bubblesworth Pty Ltd (ABN: 51 095 284 361)
Paul.Hampson at Anu.edu.au

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