Re: Garbage

Walter Ian Kaye (
Mon, 27 Jan 1997 15:46:18 -0800

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Date: Mon, 27 Jan 1997 15:46:18 -0800
From: Walter Ian Kaye <>
Subject: Re: Garbage

At 12:58a +0200 01/28/97, Markku Savela wrote:
 > >Does anyone know what browser supports this garbage?
 > >><bold><color><param>FFFF,0000,0000</param><bigger><bigger><bigger>FOR
 > Not garbage, nor HTML. It looks like MIME text/enriched or
 > text/richtext. Defined before HTML existed or about parallel to it,
 > but never really caught on.

Good guess -- it is indeed text/enriched, as specified in RFC 1896.
This style info is generated by Eudora Pro 3.0 (it can be turned off
by the sender, by simply clicking a radio button in Settings...).

    Walter Ian Kaye <>     Programmer - Excel, AppleScript,
          Mountain View, CA                         ProTERM, FoxPro, HTML     Musician - Guitarist, Songwriter