On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 9:19 PM, darko gavrilovic <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 11:13 AM, Odhiambo Washington <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > wrote: >> >> I can tell you it is "impossible". Why? >> While you can actually write a script to try to do it, you'll more >> likely end up breaking the e-mail format, because it will not be too >> easy to rightly guess the content-type/boundaries in replies. >> Well, take a look at procmail, with a client like mutt... you can do >> fancy things, but not the type you want! > > You won't know if it's impossible until you try it and fail repeatedly and > grow some gray hairs from the experience. :-)
Not growing grey hair, but losing all that you have, even! > But back to topic, I can see something like this being scriptable. It might > wind up being one of those scripts that only works on one mail client which > has been configured to display email in a particular way -- but seems like > it could be done. If it was, it could have been done already.right now? There are reasons why this cannot be done easily: 1. E-mail disclaimers are considered stupid 2. It's not easy to mangle all types the same of mail as composition (mime type boundaries/content disposition) is always different. Hey, but who says you cannot do it? Let's see what you come up with :-) -- Best regards, Odhiambo WASHINGTON, Nairobi,KE +254733744121/+254722743223 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ "Oh My God! They killed init! You Bastards!" --from a /. post _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"