encoded messages in the ADS-L Digest
Douglas G. Wilson
douglas at NB.NET
Sat Jan 3 06:21:28 UTC 2004
>But if you have WinZip (or any UU-decoder), and you really want to see what
>Gerald has to say, do this:
>--Highlight the gibberish.
>--Copy and paste it into a new text file (using Notepad or your favorite text
>--Save the text file as Whatever.UU
>--Open Whatever.UU with the UU-decoder. (If you have Winzip, in the file-open
>dialog under Files of Type select Encoded Files.)
I receive the messages fine.
However in the Web archive they are gobbledegook.
The above method works on the Web archive items for me.
However I presume that the archive searchability will be compromised.
Perhaps it would be better to eschew this encoding.
-- Doug Wilson
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