[Spambayes] It gets funnier all the time....

Tim Stone - Four Stones Expressions tim at fourstonesExpressions.com
Wed Feb 12 17:18:32 EST 2003

2/12/2003 5:00:14 PM, Skip Montanaro <skip at pobox.com> wrote:

>    Bill> The problem in detecting an un-marked base64 is that the base64
>    Bill> itself is pretty much indistingushable from one-word-per-line
>    Bill> text.
>True enough, and in that case, the try-to-fix-broken-base64 function just
>returns the input text.  No harm, no foul.  The performance penalty should
>be reasonable.  One split() and length check for each part in the common
>case.  The try-to-fix function is only called if it's long enough, which
>should be rare.

Are you testing this, Skip?


c'est moi - TimS

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