[OS X TeX] Why this .ps file can not be viewed?
schremmer.alain at gmail.com
Tue Mar 16 00:39:53 CET 2010
On Mar 15, 2010, at 6:59 PM, Herbert Schulz wrote:
> On Mar 15, 2010, at 4:49 PM, Maxwell, Adam R wrote:
>> On 03/15/10 14:29, "Gary L. Gray" <gray at engr.psu.edu> wrote:
>>> On Mar 15, 2010, at 5:25 PM, Ross Moore wrote:
>>>> what makes you think that it is sensible to include an image which
>>>> you know is bad, within an email message ?
>>>> You should place it on a website and post the URL to it.
>>>> This way anyone who is interested in trying to help you can get it,
>>>> with all safety measures in place. Furthermore, you do not
>>>> with the email software of those who have no interest at all.
>>>> If this situation is not already covered by the "etiquette" rules,
>>>> as linked-to below, then it certainly should be.
>>> I will add something regarding attachments (especially those of
>>> nature), though I fear no one actually reads it.
>> I think you're right :). How about just reverting to your old
>> policy of
>> blocking attachments entirely? I don't like attachments to
>> mailing list on
>> principle, and I get a message from our e-mail admins every time
>> sends a zip attachment, since they're blocked here.
>> Gary, I'm copying you directly since my messages to the list seem
>> to take
>> hours to show up.
> Sigh... Sounds like an extreme measure to me. I've mostly been
> happy with attachments if they are real demonstrations of a
> problem. I guess blocking all zipped attachments seems draconian to
> me too. Zipping a file that might get misinterpreted by mail
> application always seemed a smart thing to do.
I fully agree with Schulz.
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