PCYMTNQREAIYR (was: window resizing not updating COLUMNS and LINES)

Buchbinder, Barry (NIH/NIAID) [E] BBuchbinder@niaid.nih.gov
Thu Jun 22 11:56:00 GMT 2006

Valster Nico-anv009 wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Igor Peshansky
>> Sent: Wednesday, June 21, 2006 5:42 PM
>> To: Valster Nico-anv009
>> Cc: mwoehlke; cygwin at cygwin.com
>> Subject: RE: Re: window resizing not updating COLUMNS and LINES
>> On Wed, 21 Jun 2006, Valster Nico-anv009 wrote:
>> <http://cygwin.com/acronyms/#PCYMTNQREAIYR>.  Thanks.
> I got above reply, which leads to:
> Please Configure Your Mailer To Not Quote Raw E-mail Addresses In
> Your Replies. Some mailers include the raw e-mail address in the "Joe
> <joe@example.com> wrote:" line. The web archives for the mailing
> lists are publicly available. Let's not feed the spam harvesters!
> (Some people express doubt that munging addresses actually works, but
> a spam report from CDT.org shows that spam harvesters often don't
> bother decoding even the simplest anti-spam measures such as
> replacing "@" with "AT" and "." with "DOT").      
> Of course, there may be other raw e-mail addresses in messages, e.g.,
> in signatures, but that's the choice of the person sending the
> message  
> I would happily follow the suggestion, but the MS Outlook help,
> directs me to Tools/Options/Preferences/Email options. 
> I do not see anything there that selectively manipulates quoted
> addresses. Is the idea that I manually remove the address from the
> quote. Not that I mind, but it seems prone to being forgotten once in
> a while   

Outlook QuoteFix is what I use.
I load it when replying to cygwin and get rid of it afterwards.  No big

And there is OE-QuoteFix for Outlook Express

And to not take credit from others, see the archives:

Maybe this should be a FAQ or added to the explanation of the

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