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From: Timothy <tecosaur@gmail.com>
To: Rodrigo Morales <moralesrodrigo1100@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: [Q] Is there a convention for the formatting of messages in this mailing list?
Date: Sat, 25 Sep 2021 12:43:27 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87k0j53vfk.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <874ka9sg8q.fsf@gmail.com>

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Hi  Rodrigo,

> Let’s suppose I want to create a thread in the mailing list that
> contains different sections, code blocks and some quotes. I used to use
> Org Mode for the format in my messages, but I just read a discussion
> where someone mentioned that getting the Org Mode and Org Babel syntax
> in the mailing list is annoying.

Personally I quite like receiving messages formatted with Org syntax because
mu4e seems to use org-mode to render it.

> 1. Is there some kind of convention for the formatting of the messages
>    in this mailing list?

I think the main thing here is that plain text is preferred.

> 2. If that’s not the case, which one should I use (Org Mode, the
>    built-in ASCII exporter, Markdown, HTML)?

Plain text is generally preferred over HTML over here. I don’t think anybody
would mind with Org, exported ASCII, though markdown might be pushing it on the
*Org* ML 😛.

All the best,

      parent reply	other threads:[~2021-09-25  8:35 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-09-24 23:31 [Q] Is there a convention for the formatting of messages in this mailing list? Rodrigo Morales
2021-09-25  3:03 ` Jonathan McHugh
2021-09-25  4:43 ` Timothy [this message]

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