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    SubjectRe: [PATCH/RFC] doc: about email clients for Linux kernel patches
    Jeff Garzik wrote:
    > Chris Friesen wrote:
    >> Randy Dunlap wrote:
    >>
    >>> +Thunderbird (GUI)
    >>> +
    >>> +By default, thunderbird likes to mangle text, but there are ways to
    >>> +coerce it into being nice.
    >>
    >> Can someone describe the problems with just attaching the patch in
    >> Thunderbird? It's what Martin says he does on the linked document...
    >
    > Email clients don't like to quote attachments, even text/plain ones,
    > which then makes attached patches much more difficult to review and
    > comment on (i.e. you greatly reduce the number of reviewers).

    Interestingly, Thunderbird does this right and simply
    adds text/plain attachments to the quoted text.

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