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Re: Possible problem with Gnus

From: Jesper Harder
Subject: Re: Possible problem with Gnus
Date: Wed, 12 May 2004 17:48:23 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.110003 (No Gnus v0.3) Emacs/21.3.50 (gnu/linux)

address@hidden (Paul Jarc) writes:

> ISTR some systems' mailcap files had quotes around %s, and some
> don't.  I don't know whether that's settled down by now, but if it's
> still the case, 

The mailcap standard (RFC 1524) is clear: mailcap files shouldn't have
quotes -- which is why Gnus does the quoting, as you note.

I think you're right, though, that a few systems (Debian, AFAIK) for
unfathomable reasons flatly refuse to follow the standard and ship
broken mailcap files.

Jesper Harder                                <http://purl.org/harder/>

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