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From: mark lewis
To: Digital Man
Date: 2019-04-15 13:53:12
Subject: Word wrapping

 On 2019 Apr 15 03:17:20, you wrote to me:

 ml>> everything i've seen and worked with wraps on its own... sometimes it
 ml>> isn't  done well and the text has a "chainsaw" look
to it... in FTNs,
 ml>> the movement has  been to abandon forced wrapping in the locally
 ml>> written and stored messages...  that translates to
 ml>> long-line-paragraphs in transmission when those messages are scanned
 ml>> out and sent to other systems...

 DM> I'm very curious then why your messages that are received here over
 DM> FidoNet seem to consistent of lines of 79 chars or less, not
 DM> "long-line-paragraphs".

i don't know... i wasn't aware of that happening but i am now on a
different setup than i used to be... before used to be an OS/2 setup with
different software in the mix... i'll be finding out shortly when i quit
out of GoldED and grab the outbound packet before it gets over to sestar
and sbbsecho gets hold of it ;)

)\/(ark

Always Mount a Scratch Monkey
Do you manage your own servers? If you are not running an IDS/IPS yer doin'
it wrong...
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