[Mailman-Users] StripMIME not catching MS attachment

alex wetmore alex at phred.org
Thu Oct 31 14:59:43 CET 2002

On Thu, 31 Oct 2002, Tim Miller wrote:
> We are using StripMime on our lists.  It is not catching winmail.dat attachments.  Has anyone modified stripmime to take care of this MS sewage?
> Offending headers below.
> Encoding: 19 TEXT, 74 UUENCODE
> X-MS-Attachment: WINMAIL.DAT 0 00-00-1980 00:00

StripMIME doesn't handle UUEncoded attachments, only MIME attachments.

Only really really old versions of the Exchange client or server
send winmail.dat.  You might suggest that your user upgrade to a
more recent client.


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