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expert advice needed regarding file size difference in mail

by a / April 28, 2005 2:31 PM PDT


I recently downloaded a mp3 song attached
in a plain text email from gmail pop service.
The song size wa 4.66 mb. But the email size
was 6.33 mb. There was nothing else in the mail
except song attachment and it was a plain text

Could anyone tell that for what the extra 1.67 mb
space in the mail message was used for?


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Simple. It is UUENCODEd.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 28, 2005 9:20 PM PDT

Research email encoding and you'll get it.


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(NT) (NT) Overhead strikes again.
by Coryphaeus / April 28, 2005 9:27 PM PDT
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thanks for your reply > closing thread
by a / April 28, 2005 10:33 PM PDT

hi profitt,

got my answer . thanks for replying.

have a nice day.

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