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From: rafi () tavor openu ac il (Rafi Sadowsky)
Date: Tue, 6 Dec 1994 10:58:57 +0200 (IST)
On Mon, 5 Dec 1994, Bill Broadley wrote:
I've heard there are text files that are emailable then if run on a pc
actually do things.
I.e. a Ascii only file thats legally executable, this is probably a distortion
of a similiar story.
I have studied the x86 op codes to see if you can actually get much done
with an Ascii file.
But of course no email programs I know of have a method to autoexecute
a received email.
Bill Broadley Broadley () math ucdavis edu UCD Math Sys-Admin
Linux is great. http://ucdmath.ucdavis.edu/~broadley PGP-ok
how about MIME & gpostscript attachments executeed with ghostcript
(I'm sure ther are others )
Rafi Sadowsky rafi () tavor openu ac il
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good times nobody () c2 org (Dec 07)
Re: Got this - not sure of authenticity. Better safe etc... Jason Matthews (Dec 06)