lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2006]   [Feb]   [20]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: Mozilla Thunderbird posting instructions wanted
On Mon, 20 Feb 2006 13:30:59 -0800 Nish Aravamudan wrote:

> On 2/20/06, Alexey Dobriyan <adobriyan@gmail.com> wrote:
> > This POS is pretty popular among kernel janitors, so, can someone who
> > is successfully using it, please, post crystally clear step-by-step
> > instructions on how to send a foo.patch:
> > inline
> > with tabs preserved
> > with long lines preserved
> >
> > Sending plain text attachments is OK with me, but, heh, people do post
> > patches inline and screw themselves.
>
> Randy D. eventually agreed that there was a way, IIRC:
>
> http://lkml.org/lkml/2005/12/27/191
>
> Probably can work your way through the thread to figure out how (I use mutt :)

Yep, the odd part is not to disable html email.
Then when composing a message, there is a drop-down box for a format
selection. While the cursor is in the body area, change the format
from default "Body text" to Preformat, and then copy-n-paste the patch.
At least that's what worked for me.

---
~Randy
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2006-02-20 23:22    [W:0.068 / U:0.924 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site