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Re: word/line wrap




  One thing is to be cautious, another thing is being exaggerated.

You should word wrap your text. Not at 5 columns, but at say 78 columns will 
be just fine and keep almost everybody happy, the PINE and friends users and 
the newer GUI based clients users as well!! :-)

regards

   Claudio
   CT3KD

On Friday 22 June 2001 15:41, paul.willmott@omsl.bm wrote:
> I
> agree
> this
> is
> a
> most
> daft
> way
> of
> creating
> messages
> .
> How
> can
> you
> follow
> the flow
> t
> h
> e
> n
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> a
> g
> a
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> t
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> l
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> e
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> b
> e
> t
> t
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> r
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> t
> o
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> j
> u
> s
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> h
> a
> v
> e
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> o
> n
> e
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> c
> h
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> a
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> t
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> r
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> ?
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>
> Paul :^)
>
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Vince R. [mailto:vincesr@ij.net]
> Sent: Friday, June 22, 2001 11:06 AM
> To: Timothy J. Salo; amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] word/line wrap
>
> > In most parts of the wired world it is considered polite (and prudent)
>
> to
>
> > wrap your lines at well under 80 characters.  (True, this
>
> "discriminates"
>
> > against those reading e-mail with 40-character-wide Commodore 64s...)
>
> By Golly! I never realized that the
> rest of the world was still using
> ASR-33's and VT52's! I hope this
> is narrow enough. Only problem
> is that is does waste an awful lot
> of my screen... it keeps on scrolling
> off vertically.
> <Grin>
>
> Vince

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