[rollei_list] Re: "MIME encoding" (was: TEST, deciphered)

  • From: Emilio Perea <eperea@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: rollei_list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 27 Apr 2005 17:15:21 -0500

On Wed, Apr 27, 2005 at 11:50:47PM +0200, Stefan Kell wrote:
> On Wed, 27 Apr 2005, Emilio Perea wrote:
> > % munpack outfile
> > Did not find anything to unpack from outfile
> >
> 
> You could try option "-t" for munpack since there are no files embedded in
> the message, see man munpack on OpenBSD.

I did, but it did not help.

> If you want to use mimencode you have to install package metamail on
> OpenBSD.
 
That's nice to know.  Thanks!

> > Seriously, doesn't mimencode produce headers that allow other programs
> > to decode its output?
> 
> No, since the output can be used for anything not only eMail.

It obviously was in this case. :-)

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