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Bug 4442 - Package Request: uudeview
Package Request: uudeview
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: metamail (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Tim Powers
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Reported: 1999-08-09 08:25 EDT by niles
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-09-24 23:20:57 EDT
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Description niles 1999-08-09 08:25:03 EDT
uudeview is an invaluable GPL'ed filter for decoding any
sort of encoding from mail or news.  It's relatively small,
source is 260K. The home page is at
The decoder automatically detects the type of encoding used,
offering MIME Base64 and BinHex as well as the popular
uuencoding and the less frequently used xxencoding methods.

I would hope RedHat would seriously consider adding this
useful package to their next release.
Comment 1 Preston Brown 1999-09-23 15:53:59 EDT

maybe a candidate for the next powertools.
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 1999-09-24 23:19:59 EDT
it's in the current powertools in Raw Hide.

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