whitehorse wrote:
Additionally, Hotmail's HTML cleaner does not seem to like xhtml's "/" to close standalone tags??:
value="ecph-0213abf4d80501188e53c7079c8cf4a2" / target="_blank">

You mean
<sometag value="..." target="_blank" />
, right? I don't think you're allowed to stick things after the closing slash...

This may just be a webmail problem - I remember being able to comment from LJ emails using Outlook XP with my account. But this is what you mean by other non-web based solutions, isn't it?

Yeah, I admit VS.NET coloring the XML was a bit much, but I had nothing better to do and it looks pretty.