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Re: [Nmh-workers] mhstore RFE: add facility to manipulate the original f
Re: [Nmh-workers] mhstore RFE: add facility to manipulate the original filename
Mon, 02 Jun 2014 09:52:47 +0100
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.1 (gnu/linux)
Ralph Corderoy <address@hidden> writes:
> Hi David,
>> Jón wrote:
>> > Background: I’m using mhstore in a script to automatically extract
>> > images and text from messages. Since the messages come from and
>> > results go to naïve users, I’d like to be able to use the original
>> > file basenames so that they recognise what they sent.
>> For security reasons, this filename will be ignored if it begins
>> with the character '/', '.', '|', or '!', or if it contains the
>> character '%'.
> I was wondering if mhlist(1)'s -verbose gave sufficient detail,
> regardless of the "insecurity" of the filename.
Not really. While it includes the “description” field, it
doesn’t include the filename.
Jón Fairbairn address@hidden
Re: [Nmh-workers] mhstore RFE: add facility to manipulate the original filename, David Levine, 2014/06/02