Does Microsoft like Perl and PHP?

Lyle - perl at
Tue Oct 16 12:41:16 BST 2007

Paul LeoNerd Evans wrote:
> On Mon, 15 Oct 2007 23:28:42 +0100
> Chisel Wright <chisel at> wrote:
> I am tempted to blame, at least partially, the MUA's UI.
> I challenge you to name me a single MUA that displays, in any way, the
> "References" or "In-Reply-To" fields by default, when composing a reply.
> Normally, the reply looks exactly the same as a new message, with some
> "to" and "subject" line. The uninitiated user cannot visually distinguish
> a new message with a filled-in "to" line, and a reply with the "subject"
> deleted - to him, he cannot see that the former is different from the
> latter, that the latter also stores refs/in-reply-to that will break
> threading.
Here, here.

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