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Re: quoted-pair in dcontent / Space after colon (Was: New 2822upd-04 - obs-NO-WS-CTL)
Tony Hansen <tony@xxxxxxx>
> Requiring a SP character after the : is a non-starter for me. I've used a
> number of systems that use TAB instead of SP; they're still out there and
> should not be considered invalid.
I am persuaded by this argument.
FWIW, I was postmaster/listmaster/more at a Zmailer site for many
years and have sent umpty million colon-tab messages. It attracted
more than its fair share of problems, and I wouldn't recommend doing
it. But I agree: There is longstanding minority usage of colon-tab and
so it should not be disallowed now. Gateways just need to cope as they