MS strips 0-byte attachments?

Julian Field mailscanner at
Tue Dec 17 22:43:37 GMT 2002

At 22:33 17/12/2002, you wrote:
>I just used an empty file to check if I made a correct change to the
>filenames.rules.conf file and I noticed that MS strips the attachment?! If
>I just put some garbage in the file, the attachment stays in tact. Is this
>behaviour by design?

It doesn't do that on my system. Are you sure your email client app isn't
throwing it away? Mine left the attachment there but "gave" it some content.
Julian Field
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