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[gopher] Re: get binary files using gopher server

Thank you Jeff, I am going to get the guide you told me using www@web2mail 
Have a nice Sunday

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jeff W" <simple@sdf.lonestar.org>
To: <gopher@complete.org>
Sent: Saturday, May 03, 2008 10:55 PM
Subject: [gopher] Re: get binary files using gopher server

> "Jorge Pinckney" <jorgep@arzhabana.co.cu> wrote:
>> Please, I want to know about get binary files using a live gopher server
>> (via email only) I have not access to WWW, I just can use email service
>> Thanks a lot
>> Jorge Pinckney
> Hummm - interesting situation!
> I'm not positive, but I think you're going to be limited to those
> gopher servers that are running GopherMail.  I know gopher.kostecke.net
> runs GopherMail as I've used it.  There's some documantation on the
> site:
> Linkname: Gophermail Guide
> URL: gopher://gopher.kostecke.net/00/docs/gophermail
> As for the binary file transfer issue, you'll have to hope that
> any binary files requested get uuencoded or similar  when attached to
> the email message, otherwise you'll likely get garbage.
> HTH,
> Jeff W.

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