Newlines stripped from broadcast message

In JIRA 5.2 when I use 'Send E-mail' function on the Administration page to send a broadcast, it arrives with all the line breaks removed, which really screws up the readability. This ocurrs using both Text and HTML formats. Part of the reason may be that the JIRA server is Linux while the SMTP server is Windows and there is some issue with converting \'n to \cr\lf. However the problem does not ocurr with other JIRA notifications.

Any Ideas?

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This has been sort of resolved. Likely a case of interction between a Linux JIRA and an Outlook mail server. The swork around is to use Text rather than HTML format

Ahmad Danial Atlassian Team Feb 18, 2014

Great. Thank you for the clarification as this will be very helpful to those who might have hit into the same issue. Appreciate it, Mario!

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Ahmad Danial Atlassian Team Feb 17, 2014

Hey there, Mario.

I noticed that it has been a while since you receive any response here. Have you raised a ticket in the following link:

https://support.atlassian.com

You will be able seek help from the support engineers regarding the questions that you have here. If you have not, I would kindly suggest you to do so.

Hope this helps and all the best.

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