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How do I decode a .exe file sent with ccmail?

In article <PLHILLS.69.2CE3CC0B@mechanical.watstar.uwaterloo.ca>,
Paul Hills <PLHILLS@MECHANICAL.watstar.uwaterloo.ca> wrote:
>        I recently received mail that included some enclosed files.  The
>[...]
>
>--Boundary (ID MHdqyzUUTnNZNdq9qIvlcA)
>Content-type: APPLICATION/OCTET-STREAM
>Content-description: DESIGN.EXE 11/23/87 2:25PM
>Content-transfer-encoding: BASE64
>
>TVqwAEkAAQAgACcM///zBuLhAAA+agAAIAAAAAAAAAA/agAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA
>AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA
>[...]

That's a MIME message.  Ideally you should use a MIME-capable user agent
to look at it: this will decode it automatically.  Alternatively, there
are some standalone base64 decoders available.

Take a look at part II of the comp.mail.mime FAQ for info on where to
get these.

Tim.
--
Tim Goodwin | "I suspect that this lack of specificity is either insane or
PIPEX Ltd   | brilliant, but I could be wrong...." - Nathaniel Borenstein.

Original headers:

From: tim@pipex.net (Tim Goodwin)
Newsgroups: comp.mail.misc
Subject: Re: How do I decode a .exe file sent with ccmail? (more info)
Date: 15 Nov 1993 17:19:48 -0000
Organization: PIPEX Ltd, Cambridge, UK
Message-ID: <2c8dnk$abi@tank.pipex.net>
References: <PLHILLS.65.2CE2764B@MECHANICAL.watstar.uwaterloo.ca>
  <PLHILLS.69.2CE3CC0B@mechanical.watstar.uwaterloo.ca>

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