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[aprssig] APRS in remote California - some results

Stephen H. Smith wa8lmf2 at aol.com
Thu Apr 27 16:35:46 UTC 2006


jdw at eng.uah.edu wrote:
>
> On Apr 27, 2006, at 10:50 AM, Stephen H. Smith wrote:
>
>> What DOES it take to prevent this totally clueless email forwarder to 
>> QUIT deleting <CR> <LF> ???
>
> The real question is, what does it take for AOL's clueless email 
> software to put them in?
>
> I've seen this sort of (mis)behavior before, and it appears to be 
> linked to AOL's email tool being more hostile to other mail tools than 
> even Microsoft.
>
> -Jason
> kg4wsv
> (mail admin for eng.uah.edu)
>
>



I'm not using AOL's email software.  This is originating from Mozilla 
Thunderbird Ver 1.502 (current release) connecting to AOL's IMAP server 
directly via a broadband connection.   AOL's proprietary client software 
isn't even running.   I'm just using the email address.     



[ For about two years now, it's been possible to AOL's proprietary 
client and  use "normal" external IMAP/POP3 email clients such as 
Outlook, Eudora, Thunderbird, etc to connect to AOL's email services. ] 



A previous post suggests that this may actually  be a bug in Thunderbird.









Stephen H. Smith    wa8lmf (at) aol.com
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