On 01/10/2015 07:51 PM, ZP wrote:
> 
> On Sat, 10 Jan 2015 17:46:08 -0700
> ZP <zukepr...@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> On Sat, 10 Jan 2015 22:47:27 +0100
>> Udo Weik <weikeng...@aol.com> wrote:
>>> I'm realy astonished that it isn't possible to underline text.
>>> Any comments?
>>
>> ----------
>> Very simple. Claws mail is a plain text only client. If you want to compose 
>> in html (i.e., using bold, italics, underline, etc.) then you'll need 
>> another e-mail client (Evolution, Thunderbird, Outlook, and so on.)
>>
>> There's a growing trend to get back to "old school"...which is the new 
>> school, and rightly so. Plain text is simpler to read and produces smaller 
>> e-mails. If I need to emphasize a word or phrase, then I'll just bracket it 
>> in asterisks, *like so*.
>>
>> With the advent and popularity of markdown, I wouldn't be surprised to see 
>> the adaptation of markdown interpreters to show some formatting, while 
>> retaining simple plain text. Even without that functionality, you'll find 
>> the markdown format guidelines can actually help you produce better text 
>> email.
>>
>> Have a look:
>> http://daringfireball.net/projects/markdown/syntax
> 
> LOL!!!  Disregard Udo.  I thought I was on the Claws-Mail list.  I'm such a 
> dork!  Ha....hopefully I didn't confuse you there.

What's really funny is that the answer is still more-or-less the same,
at least in sprite.  :-)

Later,
JP
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