John D. Hardin jhardin at impsec.org
Sun Sep 9 18:01:02 PDT 2001

On Sun, 9 Sep 2001, Paul Thomas wrote:

> However editing variables in html-trap.procmail with the text
> editor pico seems to break html-trap.procmail.

Oh, absolutely. There are long lines in the sanitizer, and pico
helpfully wraps lines for you. It's intended for use in composing
email, not programming.

> What is the best way to edit these scripts?
Use vi or emacs. If you *must* use pico, then try it in an xterm
window that's as wide as possible - pico might not wrap the lines
then, but don't count on it.

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