bugShell Archive Utilities - Bugs: bug #25342, uuencode.pl needs binmode


bug #25342: uuencode.pl needs binmode

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Fri 16 Jan 2009 03:28:39 AM UTC  
Votes:  10  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
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Fri 16 Jan 2009 03:34:14 AM UTC, comment #1:

I'm the original poster of this bug. I wasn't logged in when I posted.

Sam Denton <samwyse>
Fri 16 Jan 2009 03:28:39 AM UTC, original submission:

The file sharutils/contrib/uuencode.pl does not set binmode for STDIN before reading the stream. This can lead to errors when processing binary data on some platforms. The attached file corrects the problem. -- Sam Denton, St. Louis, Missouri



(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

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file #17271:  uuencode.pl added by None (284B - application/x-perl)


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