[sylpheed:30467] Re: [BUG] standard mail signature broke

Hiroyuki Yamamoto hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp
Wed Nov 29 10:56:30 JST 2006


On Tue, 28 Nov 2006 23:15:17 +0100
Rafaël Carré <funman at videolan.org> wrote:

> The convention for such signing is to use "-- " as a separator
> between the body, and the signature. Sylpheed comes with this
> default, as a big majority of e-mail clients.
> However, since svn revision 114:
> 	"compose.c: removed extra spaces between the next line when
> joining."
> Sylpheed removes spaces before endline, and so the separator will
> become "--"
> That will break for example Mutt parsing of signatures.

That change is not particularly related to the problem you mentioned.
It comes from :

> 2006-09-19
>         * libsylph/utils.[ch]
>           src/compose.c: compose_write_to_file(): chomp all trailing
> spaces when signing with PGP/MIME instead of using quoted-printable
> for compatibility with other MUAs.

(I think this behavior should be optional)

Hiroyuki Yamamoto <hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp>

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