On Mar 6, 6:55pm, Bill Bathurst wrote:
} How do I setup a directories for majordomo lists where subscribers
} can retrieve files?
} I want to have archives
} and other files (uuencoded binares, .txt files, etc..) within those dirs
} all available to GET and INDEX commands.
Although INDEX will simply 'ls -l' anything in the $filedir
directory, GET was provided to work only on archives (ie, text
messages). If you put binary files in the directory, GET will
try to send them untouched rather than using an appropriate
encoding scheme such as UU or MIME.
I'm not saying you don't want to proceed. Its just that getting
your $filedir invocation to work will be the least of your