unparseable winmail.dat's

Jason Ede J.Ede at birchenallhowden.co.uk
Wed Nov 7 19:16:30 GMT 2007

I'll try internal parsing....


From: mailscanner-bounces at lists.mailscanner.info [mailscanner-bounces at lists.mailscanner.info] On Behalf Of Julian Field [MailScanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk]
Sent: 07 November 2007 19:08
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Subject: Re: unparseable winmail.dat's

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How about you use the internal perl version instead, as it can usually
parse rather more?

MailScanner, when it can parse them, will replace them with the real
attachments. Not sure there is anything "more friendly" I can do than
that. Ideas?

Jason Ede wrote:
> P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } We're getting a large
> number of winmail.dats coming through MailScanner that are now
> unparseable with tnef (not perl version) and we had been ditching
> unparseable files... It looks like we'll have to deliver
> unparseable tnef files for now, but is there any plans to deal with
> the cursed outlook winmail.dats in a more friendly way?
> Jason


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