On 2/13/01 12:40 PM, J C Lawrence <email@example.com> wrote...
>On Mon, 12 Feb 2001 12:34:35 -0500
>Charlie Summers <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> (*sigh*) First AOL 6.0 is brain-dead enough not to PERMIT sending
>> plain-text email, but now MSN Companion (those silly little web
>> appliances) joins in.
>Yes, this is sad. Happily AOL and MSN account for less than 5% of
>my subscriber base, and around 1% of my posters so I've not had to
>face this problem much.
Your subscriber base doesn't represent the demographic of the Internet.
Most list owners see AOL and Hotmail as their two top subscriber groups.
>(Oddly enough two of the more active AOL posters (ie just above
>lurkers) post straight text messages with no HTML -- I haven't
>looked to see how they do this).
They're probably not using AOL 6.
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