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Re: [SLUG] mail attachment won't save
- To: David <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] mail attachment won't save
- From: DaZZa <dazza@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon Jul 23 13:46:02 2001
- Cc: <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Mon, 23 Jul 2001, David wrote:
> A friend sent me an email with an attachment. I've reproduced part of the
> header and body below. When I try to save the attachment from pine, I get
> the following error, which I have never seen before. Can anyone enlighten
> [Formatting error: Internal base64 decoder error: Error writing attachment
> to "/home/david/vteer30juneagenda.doc.lnk"]
It's a virus. And a badly written one, too. I got the same thing - the
MIME encode is screwed.
Blow it away and forget it.