list changes & RFC on archives & rack chassis

From: Kent Borg <>
Date: Wed Mar 20 13:10:46 2002

On Wed, Mar 20, 2002 at 10:38:20AM -0800, Fred Cisin (XenoSoft) wrote:
> I like it, and I HATE HTML mail, BUT, . . .
> the majority of people sending HTML with Outhouse, etc. can NOT turn that
> feature off in 1 second, because
> 1) they don't know how
> 2) they don't know what HTML IS
> 3) they are in denial - "I looked at it on MY screen, and it IS nothing
> but text!; it's already the simplest, easiest to read font that I have,
> should I switch to a lighter colored background?"

And that logic might apply on other lists, but isn't this one about
classic computers? I know html didn't exist when many of these beasts
were made, but anyone geeky enough to play with such toys still should
be educable enough to get html turned off.

Received on Wed Mar 20 2002 - 13:10:46 GMT

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