Re: [hypermail] octet-stream

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2000 08:05:57 +0100 (MET)
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On Thu, 23 Nov 2000, Dick Conley wrote:

> I received an email with an attachment that needs octet-stream.

"application/octet-stream" is a generic type that just means that the sender couldn't set a better content-type. It could be anything. You would need to figure that yourself.

> Where do i find this attachment or a substitue for it.

You received the mail with the attachment. The attachment is then in the mail. If you run hypermail on that mail, it'll store the attachment in a separate directory.

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