Commit 43eeb489 authored by Andre Klapper's avatar Andre Klapper 💬

Use same string as in 'Manage signatures' page about '-- ' delimiter

parent 08692c7b
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<link type="guide" xref="index#mail-composing" />
<revision pkgversion="3.13.90" version="0.3" date="2015-03-09" status="final"/>
<revision pkgversion="3.25.90" version="0.4" date="2017-07-28" status="final"/>
<credit type="author">
<name its:translate="no">Andre Klapper</name>
<email its:translate="no">ak-47@gmx.net</email>
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<title>Working with email signatures</title>
<p>A signature consists of one or more lines of text (or even a picture) that will be added at the end of an email that you send. It can contain contact information or other things. A signature always begins with two dashes and a space (<code>-- </code>).</p>
<p>A signature consists of one or more lines of text (or even a picture) that will be added at the end of an email that you send. It can contain contact information or other things.</p>
<note style="tip"><p>The term "signature" is also differently used in terms of <link xref="mail-encryption">encryption</link>.</p></note>
<note style="tip"><p>Per <link href="http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3676#section-4.3">long-standing convention</link>, signatures always start with two dashes and a space in a separate line. This allows many email clients to automatically strip signatures from quotes when replying.</p></note>
</page>
<!-- TODO: The two dashes and a space signature delimiter can be disabled via dconf in org.gnome.evolution.mail.composer-no-signature.delim but don't really want to advertise that -->
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