HTML mail missing first line

On sending an email to request tracker, if the email is in html format the
first line always gets missed off.

An example email is shown below, the ticket in rt only show the second line.

Anyone know how I can get round this little quirk?


X-Mailer: Novell GroupWise Internet Agent Thu, 26 Sep 2002 11:19:17 +0100
From: “Steven Coutts”
To: support@europa.lan
Subject: Test
Mime-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: multipart/alternative; boundary="=_2F738D37.BFDEB304"

This is a MIME message. If you are reading this text, you may want to
consider changing to a mail reader or gateway that understands how to
properly handle MIME multipart messages.

Content-Type: text/plain; charset=US-ASCII

Just testing

does it still chop off the first line?

Content-Type: text/html; charset=ISO-8859-1
Content-Description: HTML

Just testing
does it still chop off the first line?

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