Virus Scanner -- Mail Sent in Outlook Rich Text Format

Martin Sapsed m.sapsed at BANGOR.AC.UK
Tue Oct 9 16:27:25 IST 2001

On Tue, 9 Oct 2001, Julian Field wrote:

> *Some* winmail.dat attachments cannot be decoded and scanned. There is an
> option near the bottom of the mailscanner.conf configuration file to enable
> you to deliver these anyway. There are no better TNEF decoders in existence
> I'm afraid, unless someone wants to write me a better one.
> I have tried to get the file format spec out of Microsoft, but to no avail :-(

What an opportunity to persuade the "customers" to use "standard"
attachments rather than Microsoft Proprietary ones?



Martin Sapsed                           To have no errors
Information Services                    Would be life without meaning
University of Wales, Bangor, LL57 2UX   No struggle, no joy.
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