On Thu, 07 Jun 2007 16:41:56 +0000, Melissa wrote:

> In alt.os.linux.slackware Sylvain Robitaille wrote:
>> Is Tin using a mailcap file (such as ~/.mailcap) to determine how to
>> process the parts? If so, perhaps there's something you can adjust
>> there to make it display these parts correctly?
>>

>
> Some digging discovered that for his particular MIME encoding, tin attempts
> to launch an optional viewer that was not part of the Slackware package. A
> little more digging found a way to have tin prompt to launch the viewer, to
> which an answer of 'no' goes ahead and displays his messages.



> After reading though, I think there wasn't much to miss by not being able to
> read them. He's acting a bit like the spawn of rm and Dan C.