E-mail with attached files appears empty to DCC

Gary Mills mills@cc.UManitoba.CA
Sat Mar 27 22:51:05 UTC 2004

On Sat, Mar 27, 2004 at 05:00:20PM -0500, John R Levine wrote:
> > Is there anything that can be done with checksums so that DCC can detect
> > that such e-mail actually contains unique content, in the form of an
> > attachment?
> No, but you can whitelist the checksums.  I have a whole bunch of empty
> message checksums at http://www.iecc.com/dcc-testmsg-whitelist.txt

I've been using that, and I appreciate your efforts at maintaining it.
I hadn't updated my copy since September.  How often should I update it?

-Gary Mills-    -Unix Support-    -U of M Academic Computing and Networking-

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