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Re: How to disable line-wrapping in KMail? (was: How to express dual lic
Re: How to disable line-wrapping in KMail? (was: How to express dual licensing)
Wed, 22 Jul 2020 19:03:05 +0300
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/28.0.50 (gnu/linux)
John Scott <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tuesday, July 21, 2020 3:38:20 PM EDT Dmitry Alexandrov wrote:
>> Since there is actually no any sane reason to hardwrap lines, the fix should
>> be easy, but alas I cannot suggest you how exactly to disable it, as your
>> mail lacks ‘User-Agent’ header.
> I'm using KMail, and the awkward line wrapping is definitely a pain.
Aha! So itʼs here: Settings / Configure / Composer / [ ] Word wrap at column.
([ ] means ‘untick’).
> I sometimes ‹…› do the wrapping by hand.
But why?? (I hope you do not just hate your correspondents :-)
Do you worry about the ancient SMTP limit of 1000 bytes per line, that is still
enforced by many MTAs? Donʼt! This kind of low-level cruft users should not
be even aware about. KMail takes it into account when encoding mail
> Soft wrapping via format=flowed has not been implemented yet:
And let me guess, it will never be. Why to implement a failed standard, that
is supposed to be an ideal solution to no problem?
Not to say, it would not help in this very case.
> It's really my only criticism of it though.
Yes, indeed, KMail is a mail client that really suck less . ;-)
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