User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040206 Firefox/0.8 Build Identifier: Mozilla Thunderbird 0.5 (20040207) This probably is not a bug in Thunderbird, but rather Outhouse, but should be noted just in case it is. I'm not familiar enough with RFC-822 to know exactly what's going on. When composing a text/plain message and attaching a text/html file to said message to an Outlook or Outlook Express user, the HTML attachment is shown as the message and the text/plain message as the attachment. I assume that this is because of outlook's preference for HTML mail, and mishandling the message, but the format of the message should be reviewed for RFC compliance. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Compose an e-mail in text format to a MS Outlook user 2. Attach a HTML file to the message. 3. Send the message, and view the result in Outlook. Actual Results: HTML attachment is displayed as the message with a text/plain attachment rather than the other way around. Expected Results: Text/plain message should have been displayed instead of the text/html message.
That message looks OK to me, but I don't claim to be an RFC compliance specialist. The text/html part *does* have Content-Disposition: inline; filename="List.html" (see bug 65794) but that shouldn't affect the order of parts in a multipart/mixed message.
Assignee: mscott → sspitzer
Component: Message Compose Window → Composition
OS: Windows XP → All
Product: Thunderbird → MailNews
Hardware: PC → All
Version: unspecified → Trunk
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Last Resolved: 13 years ago
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