[Mailman-Users] Disable attachment scrubbing?

Edward Harvey eharvey at lyricsemiconductors.com
Sun Aug 2 17:44:10 CEST 2009

> If you mean include an arbitrary binary attachment (say an executable
> file) displayed inline in the archived message rather that removed and
> replaced by a link, then no, there is no way to do that.
> If you mean replace the attachment with a link that preserves the
> original attachment file name and extension, put the following in
> mm_cfg.py

That is precisely what I was looking for, thank you very much.

The root cause of the problem was - People are starting to use docx and
xlsx files by default now, and these mime types aren't recognized (at
least in the version of mailman that I have.)  So they get renamed
"attachment.bin" and that's a problem for non-technical users.

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