[Mailman-Users] PDF Attachments

Greg Ward gward at mems-exchange.org
Tue Oct 2 20:01:51 CEST 2001

On 02 October 2001, Larry Hansford said:
> The problem is that in testing sending this newsletter as an PDF 
> attachment, Mailman sends it out as an embedded text message -- unreadable 
> 50Kb of ASCII code.
> Is there a setting that allows me to set it up to keep the PDF file as an 
> attachment rather than embedding it in the message?

Have you tried sending the message to a regular email account, ie. with
no Mailman in the way?  Mailman doesn't do anything with MIME in list
messages, so this is probably a problem with your mail client.
(Specifically, I bet it's not setting the content-type to


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