From: Ben Finney on
Terry Reedy <tjreedy(a)> writes:

> On 6/2/2010 4:04 AM, pyDev wrote:
> > forum for Python enthusiasts over at (http://
> > Web-based forums is a preferred method by Python
> This is the second time today I have read a post with a useless link
> wrapped over two lines. Email lists and newsgroups (this is both) are
> text, not html based. Put a link on one line by itself, with no
> punctuation.

Or better, follow appendix “E. Recommendations for Delimiting URI in
Context” of RFC 2396 <URL:>. This
allows the text to flow more naturally than breaking every URL onto a
separate line, while still delimiting URLs within the text in a standard
manner that most text processing tools will recognise.

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Ben Finney