Subject: Re: gnats and long lines
To: David Griffith <>
From: Pavel Cahyna <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 04/20/2006 09:56:04
On Wed, Apr 19, 2006 at 08:09:29PM -0700, David Griffith wrote:
> I use the send-pr form at
>  Whenever I send in
> a PR, very long lines result.  This doesn't seem like the Right Thing
> gnats to do.

I think it is this way so you can paste some text with long lines without
having it damaged by arbitrary line wraps. But yes, it is annoying.

The Lynx browser is convenient for this - it lets you invoke an editor on
the form field.