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Re: PRE element in list archives

From: Susan Lesch <lesch@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 7 Sep 2003 20:41:51 -0700
Message-Id: <p05111b0cbb81aa44745b@[192.168.123.158]>
To: "Janet Smith " <elo575@lycos.co.uk>, site-comments@w3.org, jose.kahan@w3.org

Janet Smith wrote:

>I have been reading through the W3C mail archives and I must say 
>that all this horizontal scrolling is annoying.
>Do you think that using the PRE element for messages is a good idea? 
>Obviously, many mail clients do not wrap
>the text.

Apologies for the delayed reply (I just saw that your question went
unanswered). I believe the idea is to preserve incoming text as typed.
I am cc'ing Jose Kahan in case he has a comment.

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