filename extension (exe)?

Julian Field mailscanner at
Thu Nov 21 16:44:52 GMT 2002

At 16:12 21/11/2002, you wrote:
>Is there a reason why .exe extension filenames are not denied?  I notice the
>filenames file denies .bat, .cmd, .scr, etc... but not .exe.  Is there a
>particular reason for this?  Thanks.

Feel free to add it. I originally hoped that people would customise that
file for their own site policy, it appears now that hardly anyone changes
my defaults :-)
Julian Field                Teaching Systems Manager
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Tel. 023 8059 2817          University of Southampton
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