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On Friday, 26 September 2003 at 14:26:38 -0500, Eugene Lee wrote: > On Fri, Sep 26, 2003 at 04:48:49AM -0700, Kris Kennaway wrote: >> >> On Fri, Sep 26, 2003 at 04:11:55PM +0800, zch wrote: >>> >>> I have installed mplayer through cvsup while the error message, >>> "your system is too SLOW to play this",always jump out. I had >>> recompiled mplayer with "without-runtime-computercheck", but the >>> eror is still as before. While mplayer in Debian is well. And the >>> two system audios are all oss drivered. Could anybody give some >>> suggestion? Thanks! >> >> 1) Please wrap your lines at 70 characters so your emails may be easily read > > Just curious, is "format=flowed" disallowed here? I don't see anything in the standards that defines this format, so I suppose the answer should be "yes". On a more practical basis, I don't know of any UNIX-based MUA which treats this correctly, and none of the messages I looked at it had this attribute. In addition, I can't see how "format=flowed" can distinguish between computer output (which should be quoted unchanged, possibly with very long lines) and text, which RFC 2822 recommends to be 78 characters or less. It also makes it almost impossible to quote. So yes, it's "disallowed" in the sense that it's discouraged, and that a number of people, myself included, tend to delete such messages unread. Follow the URL below for more details. Greg -- When replying to this message, please take care not to mutilate the original text. For more information, see http://www.lemis.com/email.html Finger [EMAIL PROTECTED] for PGP public key. See complete headers for address and phone numbers. NOTE: Due to the currently active Microsoft-based worms, I am limiting all incoming mail to 131,072 bytes. This is enough for normal mail, but not for large attachments. Please send these as URLs.
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