In your User Settings you can turn on "msg me when there's a reply to one of my posts".

(update: Of course, this post might be pointless if you don't check old posts)

In reply to Re^4: XML processing by runrig
in thread XML processing by shreya

Use:  <p> text here (a paragraph) </p>
and:  <code> code here </code>
to format your post; it's "PerlMonks-approved HTML":