On 2019-10-29, Patrick Shanahan <p...@opensuse.org> wrote: > * Grant Edwards <grant.b.edwa...@gmail.com> [10-29-19 13:10]: > >> Muttdown (a "sendmail" filter) which creates mutlipart alternative >> html/text messages is the only reason I've been able to continue to >> use mutt for the past 5-6 years. About 90% of the people to whom I >> send email can't deal with plaintext only. The display of plaintext is >> butchered horribly by Outlook, and using plaintext-only makes me look >> incompetent because I can't send an easy-to-read email (the recipient >> has to save it as a text file and open it with notepad++ in a fixed >> font for it to be readable). > > so you cater to people who have no idea, and cannot be bothered.
Yep. If you're intent is to communicate with other poeple, you have to use a medium and language understood by them. Otherwise you're just singing in the shower. I suppose I could limit my social and professional interaction strictly to other mutt users. Somebody should try that and let me know how it goes... -- Grant Edwards grant.b.edwards Yow! for ARTIFICIAL at FLAVORING!! gmail.com