On Fri, May 01, 2009 at 09:01:32AM +0200, Petr Hroudný wrote:
With base64, emails grow in size by 33 % and such emails are getting much higher spam scores since base64 is typically used by spammers to obfuscate the payload. There are of course much more reasons for not using base64 as the primary encoding method for UTF-8 email.
+1 for the proposed switch away from base64. This will be a boon for ibiblio lists.
Cristóbal Palmer ibiblio.org systems administrator cdla.unc.edu research assistant