Blocking Double Extensions Except For . . .
sevans at FOUNDATION.SDSU.EDU
Wed Apr 3 23:32:05 IST 2002
Never mind everybody. I got it to work. After I originally added the
allow for .txt's I didn't save the file, I closed VI without saving.
And they trust me with the mail.
From: Dennis Monks [mailto:dennis at YTN.CO.NZ]
Sent: Wednesday, April 03, 2002 2:09 PM
To: MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK
Subject: Re: Blocking Double Extensions Except For . . .
Funk Gabor wrote:
>>>I want to block most double extensions. However if the file is
>>>whatever.vbs.pdf I don't want it to be blocked. So I want to have a
>>>list of extensions that I know are safe (txt, pdf, jpg, etc) and
>>>allow those through even if it is a double extensions (ie
>>>I put an allow line for txt's at the top of my filename file but it's
>>>still being blocked.
> Count me too.
> (I also had to disable it because of "my_curric.vit.pdf" and alike...)
I have no problems in getting the pdf double ext working. We needed if
Did notice thou, it will not work if you use tab as a space at the
beginning of the line. Use space.
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