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Re: ASCII Ribbon Campaign

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Thu, 1 Nov 2001 10:02:11 -0500 (EST)
To: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org, ai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0111010958200.20367-100000@smarty.smart.net>
On Thu, 1 Nov 2001, Jim Ley wrote:

> > it's not proportionally spaced
> 
> So it's ASCII art which relies on a particular font on a particular
> system?  so in other words it works for no-one.

no should be accurate on any non proportional font

> > it is auto added
> You're in a position to do that, if you want, I can forward every message
> to him saying I'm not the named person etc. etc., but that would probably
> make you look foolish...

knowing boss I tend to think he would think you foolish but......

> If I wished to stop it, I would use my mailserver to either strip
> attachments with a message returned explaining this, and pointing perhaps

it is set up that way now but trying to head em off at the pass

> > it hopefully adds or rather eliminates some of the "stuff" in replies
> 
> So nothing in respect to the discussion on a public mailing list where
> attachments are rare, and the posters are generally not "all these
> newbies" who you are targetting at.

this mailing list is the exception not the rule... I am always getting
this stuff from other mail lists.

also at least one list I am on is considered confidential and keeping a
archive is verboten there so it is a reminder

Bob

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