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Report #:  72148   Status: Open
Please disable the posting of HTML messages via NNTP
Project:  EDN Build #:  unknown
Version:    2 Submitted By:   Rudy Velthuis (TeamB)
Report Type:  Minor failure / Design problem Date Reported:  3/11/2009 3:17:38 PM
Severity:    Commonly encountered problem Last Updated: 5/1/2009 10:34:07 AM
Platform:    All platforms Internal Tracking #:  
Resolution: None (Resolution Comments) Resolved in Build: : None
Duplicate of:  None
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Description
Currently, the server accepts HTML messages posted in, say, MSOE. These messages look terrible in text-only NNTP. The guidelines say they are not allowed. I think they should be disabled too, except perhaps for the .attachments group.

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John Herbster at 9/30/2009 9:01:25 AM -
This suggestion would prevent people like me from accidently posting HTML messages.

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