Re: Subject line in Mailto forms

Arnoud (galactus@htmlhelp.com)
Fri, 13 Jun 1997 20:41:38 +0200


From: galactus@htmlhelp.com (Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet)
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Subject line in Mailto forms
Date: Fri, 13 Jun 1997 20:41:38 +0200
Message-ID: <iRZoz4uYOFLW089yn@htmlhelp.com>

In article <m0wcVQ0-001ZFqC@cs.ru.ac.za>,
Rory Freeman <g92f3182@omega.ru.ac.za> wrote:
> > I once saw a mailto: form that had something defined for the Subject
> > line. And I was wondering if anyone knew how to add this to the mailto:
> > line in the form post????
> 
>  <A HREF="mailto:someone@somewhere.com?Subject=whateveryouwant">mail me!</A>
> 
> Whether this is a Netscapism or not, I don't know.

It was, but someone wrote up a draft RFC so it's going to become an
Internet standard.. ;-(

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