ASCII versus BINARY ftp of encrypted file -- post ftp fixup?
Mon Jan 28 21:26:01 2002
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On Mon, Jan 28, 2002 at 08:27:29PM +0100, Janusz A. Urbanowicz wrote:
> Steve Butler wrote/napisa?[a]/schrieb:
> [Charset iso-8859-1 unsupported, filtering to ASCII...]
> > We have a client who routinely sends us an encrypted file using the ASC=
> > rather than BIN ftp format. At least whenever we have had them resend =
> > ...
> > Has anybody played with doing a post-FTP fixup of such a file? Suggest=
> > on how we might recover the file without having the sender ftp it again?
> I don't think it is possible. Make him use ascii armor.
I agree with Alex. Once that 8th bit is gone, it's gone. There's no
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