Enscript Security Patch

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Apr 12 08:53:22 PDT 2006


On Wed, Apr 12, 2006 at 10:48:02AM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
> 
> > I'm thinking that even though I didn't
> > edit the file manually, that perhaps Windows, seeing it was a text file,
> > saved it in its own format when it saved the attachment.
> 
> Of course.  Windows knows better than you do.
> What did you use to download?
> 

Well, that's the surprising thing. I used Thunderbird, which I thought
would have known better. But, I suppose if Thunderbird uses Windows APIs
for saving files/attachments, then its still Windows' fault for assuming
I want an ASCII text file to have CR+LF instead of just LF.

Grr.

--
JH



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