[Samba] Samba Digest list - Why are they attached?

Charles Marcus CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Tue May 11 15:03:49 GMT 2004

On Mon, 10 May 2004, Charles Marcus wrote:
>> I really don't understand this...
>> Virtually *none* of the other email lists I am on send all of the 
>> messages as separate attachments - they are forwarded inline. The only 
>> other ones that do this are the Openoffice.org lists, and I have the 
>> same problem with them.

Buchan Milne wrote:
> Well, when using pine,it allows me to reply to an individual message in 
> the digest, rather than having to cut-n-paste etc as on other digests.

hhh... now that would be cool. OK, I now see a legitimate reason for this.

It would also be really nice if I could click on one of the message 
subjects at the top of the digest list to auto-scroll down to that 
message, and any/all in that thread. Does pine do this as well?

>> I use Thunderbird, which shows the attachments at the bottom of the 
>> window pane (this is not an option), and does *not* allow me to collapse 
>> the attachment section.

> So, this is a Thunderbird bug, that will affect you in many other 
> situations. File a bug on Thunderbird (and at the same time,file one on 
> better support for MIME digests, like the support pine ahs).

There is already a bug for the attachment pane issue - but I'll look 
into adding one for better MIME digest support.




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