topposting (was: colourization in ls command)

Tillman Hodgson tillman at
Wed Oct 13 10:29:23 PDT 2004

On Wed, Oct 13, 2004 at 01:58:28PM +0100, Simon Burke wrote:
> It may also help if you put the good ole "hyphen hyphen space enter'
> decent e-mail clients should see this as the start of a sig an will
> remove anything below it, i know thunderbird and even gmail does, so
> it tidys up the default sig at the end of each post.

For those using Mutt with Vim as their editor, toss this into your

" Delete quoted .sig's
au BufRead /tmp/mutt-* normal :g/^> -- .*/,/^$/-1d

to accomplish roughly the same thing.


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 cut the other bloke's heart out and eat it -- or you're a sucker. If
 you don't like this choice -- don't gamble."
    -- Robert Heinlein

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