Re: Do we ever retire packages?
email@example.com (Dale Scheetz) wrote on 30.08.96 in <Pine.LNX.3.94.960830095652.2399Dfirstname.lastname@example.org>:
> On 29 Aug 1996, Kai Henningsen wrote:
> > email@example.com (Lukas Nellen) wrote on 27.08.96 in
> > <199608272232.RAA15842@snork.ifisicacu.unam.mx>:
> > > Please don't do that. Personally, I am used to a2ps and I'm a lot more
> > > attached to my habits than to genscript :-). And I don't see why we
> > > should retire a package just because some other package with similar
> > > functionality is provided. Think of the differ
> > Umm ... there's something wrong with your mailer, it seems. Looks like
> > paragraphs longer that around 256 chars don't work.
> Well, actually it's probably a problem with your mail system. I got the
> whole paragraph without truncation.
I've investigated further, and it's both.
He seems to have sent his paragraph as a single, very long line, which is
definitely wrong. And some program here truncated that long line, which is
I'll be working on my end of the problem.