Re: Mail answer with subject

Walter Ian Kaye (walter@natural-innovations.com)
Tue, 22 Jul 1997 12:56:10 -0700


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Date: Tue, 22 Jul 1997 12:56:10 -0700
To: www-html@w3.org
From: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>
Subject: RE: Mail answer with subject

At 6:43p +0200 07/22/97, Rafael Cuesta wrote:
 > It worked correctly for me ... the only thing maybe:
 >
 >  <A HREF="mailto:someone@blabla.com?subject = This is the Subject">
 >
 > has spaces between subject and = and between = and This
 >
 > without these spaces I've tried to send myself an e-mail and it works
 > correctly with the required text already in the subject area of the answer;
 >
 > on the other hand I haven't the HTLM activated in Outlook Express Mail
 > (beta ie 4), I do not know in previous versions
 > I've tried also with the mail program of Netscape 4.01 and it works well
 > also

"This is the Subject" will become "ThisistheSubject" because spaces are
not allowed in URLs. If you need a space, you must escape it as %20 (see
RFC 1738 for more info).

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