Re: attachment filenames explained and stuff

From: John Finlay <>
Date: Wed, 21 Apr 1999 15:41:09 -0700
Message-ID: <>

This doesn't avoid the problem of one attachment overwriting a different attachment with the same name.

Daniel Stenberg wrote:

> Hi
> Hypermail currently uses the attachment name when saving, if it can find it.
> I have made a quick fix in my version that prefixes all filenames with
> "att-". I would like this to be configurable somehow so that you can
> optionally make it into its own subdirectory and similarly. Perhaps by
> supporting some %-style thing.
> I decided I had reasons enough to upload a 2a19 now. It is basically a
> 2a18+Haldane's patches+this patch. You find it at
> as usual! The CVS server sources are
> tagged accordingly.
> The From-parser is still a weak part in hypermail, but with my latest
> attempts I think I've reached a pretty good version that may be something to
> implement to show up in 2a20 or something.
> --
> Daniel Stenberg -
> ech`echo xiun|tr nu oc|sed 'sx\([sx]\)\([xoi]\)xo un\2\1 is xg'`ol
Received on Thu 22 Apr 1999 12:40:30 AM GMT

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