Sending EXE email attachments from a Mac
Posted on 1998-05-11
Is there a way to send an .EXE file as an email attachment from Eudora Pro 3.1 on a Mac to a Windows user, so that it is not BinHexed. If I turn BinHex off in Eudora, it crashes when the attachment is sent. I have tried it with every combination. If the Windows user has the nous to un-binhex the attachment, then it is OK, but in my experience, this is not always the case. The EXE file is just a self expanding ZIP file that contains a number of files within folders. It needs to be self expanding because many Windows users do not have WinZip or PKZip (true), and Stuffit Expander for Windows truncates long file names from within the Zip file (they don't have this either).