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Date: Mon, 14 Oct 2019 08:12:12 -0400
From: Rich Felker <>
Subject: Re: Re: [PATCH] Use open_memstream(3) for more efficient

On Mon, Oct 14, 2019 at 02:56:36AM -0400, Alex Brachet-Mialot wrote:
> That's strange, I looked on the archives and it looks like my
> attachment was in a weird format, something my email client did
> perhaps. Here it is copied I'll also try again with .txt extension so
> my mail client is less confused hopefully. Sorry about that.

It came through ok -- the attachment was just marked as a binary file
rather than text. If your mailer can send text attachments without
mangling the content, it's preferable to send as text so that
archive/recipients' mail software will show them, but either is okay
and binary (application/octet-streaam) can be better if you're at all
worried that your mailer will mess things up, e.g. replacing tabs with


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