User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:184.108.40.206) Gecko/20070309 Firefox/220.127.116.11 Build Identifier: 2.0pre (20070327) When viewing a multipart-mixed message that has an HTML MIME part that specifies some styling for the background (e.g. <body bgcolor="red">), the style is applied to the entire message window and not just the portion of the message window displaying the HTML part. The following email messages shows the behavior: From: firstname.lastname@example.org To: email@example.com Subject: Test Message MIME-Version: 1.0 Content-Type: multipart/mixed; boundary="----" ------ Content-Type: text/plain Plain Text MIME Part This is a plain text MIME part and should not have a red background. ------ Content-Type: text/html <body bgcolor="red"> <h1>HTML MIME Part</h1> <p>This is an HTML content part with a red background.</p> </body> ------ While I am reporting this against TB 2.0pre, I have seen it in previous versions, too. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Find a way to send your self the mail message above (on a UNIX system, place it into a file and run "sendmail firstname.lastname@example.org < file" where email@example.com is your email address. 2. View the message in Thunderbird. Actual Results: The text portion of the email has a red background. Expected Results: Only the html portion of the email should have a red background. The text portion should be whatever it would for a plain text email.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 76804
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