Could not send email to office 365

Jay Ashworth jra at
Wed May 1 21:48:54 UTC 2013

----- Original Message -----
> From: "Tony Patti" <tony at>

> After our "upgrade", we started to see the body of received PLAIN TEXT
> emails truncated at less than 256 bytes,
> which frequently truncated emails in the middle of a word, the fix was
> a "setting change".
> Since being standardized in 1982 with RFC 822, you would think PLAIN
> TEXT emails would just work "out of the box".

This is Microsoft, Tony.  They don't understand text, and would prefer
that all emails be a MIME attachment of a Word document.

-- jra
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