Re: [ietf-822] The joys of being an MUA maintainer...

Keith Moore <moore@network-heretics.com> Wed, 26 April 2017 05:06 UTC

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Subject: Re: [ietf-822] The joys of being an MUA maintainer...
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On 04/22/2017 02:11 AM, valdis.kletnieks@vt.edu wrote:
> Seen in my "badly formatted emails" folder:
>
> In the top-level
>
> MIME-Version: =?UTF-8?B?MS4w?=
> Content-Transfer-Encoding: =?UTF-8?B?OGJpdA==?=
> Content-Type: =?UTF-8?B?dGV4dC9wbGFpbjsgY2hhcnNldD1VVEYtOA==?=
> Content-Disposition: =?UTF-8?B?aW5saW5l?=
>
> (To save you the hassle:
>
> Mime-version: 1.0
> Content-transfer-encoding: 8bit
> Content-type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8
> Content-disposition: inline
>
> What's an MUA supposed to do when presented with this? (Besides, of course,
> contacting the maintainer of the perpetrating software, and asking them to
> share their stash of obviously high-quality pharmmaceuticals)

"unable to display improperly formatted message"

Keith