format=flowed plain text messages
reformats the standard input according to the
rules of RFC 3676.
inspected, making this a suitable filter for ‘text/plain’
messages for mshow(1)
not specified as ‘format=flowed’ are output unchanged.
Text is reflowed (where allowed) to fit the width given in the environment
, the terminal width, or 80
characters by default.
If defined, the environment variable
specifies the maximum line
The options are as follows:
- Force wrapping of long lines.
- Prefix lines with
>’. Can be used multiple
- Set maximum line length to
utility exits 0 on success,
and >0 if an error occurs.
The Text/Plain Format and DelSp Parameters,
RFC 3676, February
is in the public domain.
To the extent possible under law, the creator of this work has waived all
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