>>I recently recieved a file via e-mail that was encoded using
>>the MIME BASE64 format by the Pegasus Mail package. I am not
>>familiar with this encoding format and have not been able to find
>>a decoder or any information regarding MIME here.
>>Does a MIME decoder exist for UNIX (SUN SUN/OS) which will
>>allow me to extract and decode this item. If such a package does
>>not exi= st for UNIX platforms, can anybody tell me what
>>platforms are MIME decoders available for.
Try this (from the pine help screens):
Pine files and documentation are available via FTP or WWW:
Also send email to:
>I believe the zmail application which comes bundled with SGI UNIX boxes is
>available for Suns. zmail supports base64 and uuencode. Z-Code software is
>Incidentally does anyone out there know of a UNIX mts that
>supports BinHex from Apple? I get a lot of mail from Mac'ers who
>routinely BinHex every snippet of email, whether it needs to be
Get the macutils from the net. Use archie for a list of sites
near to you. If that fails, I can email you the source code that
I have here. "unpack" is the executable that you will need (an
unfortunate name, as it is the same as the unix unpack utility
used for .z files).
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