Gmail corrupting spaces in plain-text mail?

Dave Martin dave.martin at
Wed Mar 21 17:52:49 UTC 2012

On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 12:20:22PM -0400, Amber Graner wrote:
> I had this happen as well, when using gmail in Chromium for things that I
> would cut and paste; however, it did not happen in Firefox.  The way I
> worked around it was to use Firefox or barring that I would save the email
> as a draft, open it back up fix the spaces, then resave as a draft and view
> it again to make sure the formatting didn't disappear. (however that was a
> pain).  I spoke to the Google guys about this at Connect, they said they
> were aware and working on a fix, but that's about all I know at the moment.

It's reassuring that they're working on it.

I guess I can work around it in the meantime; I was just curious as to
whether there was a known fix.


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