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    urgent : help me to solve the problem

    how to separate an attachment from an email message .

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    Linux Guru Rubberman's Avatar
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    Apr 2009
    I can be found either 40 miles west of Chicago, in Chicago, or in a galaxy far, far away.
    A small C/C++ application could do it pretty easily. Probably easier than trying to script it, though a Perl or Python script wouldn't be too bad either - probably easier than C. Basically:

    1. Open mail file
    2. for each unread message
    2a. for each attachment found, read to end of attachment and pass to decoder if necessary, placing (decoded) attachment data in separate file as per attachment name.
    3. Close mail file.
    4. Exit
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
    Just remember, Semper Gumbi - always be flexible!

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