Beta 4.51.1: "Add TNEF Contents"
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Thu Feb 23 19:26:28 GMT 2006
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Rick Cooper wrote:
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> *From:* mailscanner-bounces at lists.mailscanner.info
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> *Sent:* Thursday, February 23, 2006 4:29 AM
> *To:* MailScanner discussion
> *Subject:* Re: Beta 4.51.1: "Add TNEF Contents"
> On 2/23/06, *Julian Field* <MailScanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk
> <mailto:MailScanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk>> wrote:
> I always try to leave as much of the original mail in place as
> possible, so I chose to just add to it rather than replace it.
> Is this transparent to the users or is there a risk that the
> attachments are shown twice (Outlook) or not at all or with an
> error message (other than Outlook)?
> [Rick Cooper]
> I guess I should have mentioned that in Outlook it does indeed
> show the attachments twice. Once in the body of the RTF message
> and once in the normal attachment (paperclip) section. If I am
> remembering correctly ytnef removes the tnef attachments and
> creates the new attachments. The Outlook users would have to open
> the attachments for, say meetings and such, but they still work. I
> thought it was working as Julian intended, that's why I didn't
> mention it
I didn't want to remove the winmail.dat file in case the TNEF expander
wasn't able to extract all the attachments. If that happens at least
Outlook users can still get at everything. I don't like removing things
from the message unless it's really necessary.
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