Date: Fri, 1 Sep 1995 10:04:41 -0400
From: Al Futrell awfutr01[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]HOMER.LOUISVILLE.EDU
Subject: Re: ADS-ANS deadline September 1
On Fri, 1 Sep 1995, Natalie Maynor wrote:
UUencoding is becoming a standard for long files that won't fit in the
limited space used by email programs.
Uuencode does not compress. There is no reason to use it except for
e-mailing binary files. IT WILL NOT MAKE YOUR FILE SHORTER.
--Natalie (maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ra.msstate.edu)
Indeed, usually uuencoding makes the file longer!!!
-- al[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]spieler.comm.louisville.edu
Dept of Communication -- University of Louisville