Re: Winhelp discussion group

Subject: Re: Winhelp discussion group
From: John_Payne -at- HP-BOISE-OM2 -dot- OM -dot- HP -dot- COM
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 1995 08:20:13 -0700

There is indeed a discussion group for Windows Help. You can subscribe
by sending a SUBSCRIBE WINHLP-L email message to
LISTSERV -at- ADMIN -dot- HUMBERC -dot- ON -dot- CA -dot- This is a high volume newsgroup, so
between WINHLP-L and TECHWR-L, you are going to be wading through lots of mail.

John Payne
john_payne -at- hp-boise-om2 -dot- om -dot- hp -dot- com

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Item Subject: WINMAIL.DAT
Could not convert UNKNOWN FILE-TYPE (1734) item to text.
Will attempt to 'shar' item as file '01nvafo' at end of msg.


# This is a shell archive. Remove anything before this line,
# then unpack it by saving it in a file and typing "sh file".

# Wrapped by HP OpenMail System <openmail -at- hpbs4813> on Tue Feb 21 08:20:24 1995

# This archive contains:
# 01nvafo

# Error checking via wc(1) will be performed.

LANG=""; export LANG
PATH=/bin:/usr/bin:$PATH; export PATH


rm -f /tmp/uud$$
(echo "begin 666 /tmp/uud$$\n#;VL*n#6% -at- x\n \nend" | uudecode) >/dev/null 2>&1
if [ X"`cat /tmp/uud$$ 2>&1`" = Xok ]
then
unpacker=uudecode
else
echo Compiling unpacker for non-ascii files
pwd=`pwd`; cd /tmp
cat >unpack$$.c <<'EOF'
#include <stdio.h>
#define C (*p++ - ' ' & 077)
main()

int n;
char buf[128], *p, a,b;

scanf("begin %o ", &n);
gets(buf);

if (freopen(buf, "w", stdout) == NULL) {
perror(buf);
exit(1);
}

while (gets(p=buf) && (n=C)) {
while (n>0) {
a = C;
if (n-- > 0) putchar(a << 2 | (b=C) >> 4);
if (n-- > 0) putchar(b << 4 | (a=C) >> 2);
if (n-- > 0) putchar(a << 6 | C);
}
}
exit(0);

EOF
cc -o unpack$$ unpack$$.c
rm unpack$$.c
cd $pwd
unpacker=/tmp/unpack$$
fi
rm -f /tmp/uud$$

echo x - 01nvafo '[non-ascii]'
$unpacker <<'@eof'
begin 660 01nvafo
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end
@eof
set `wc -lwc <01nvafo`
if test $1$2$3 != 1157
then
echo ERROR: wc results of 01nvafo are $* should be 1 1 57
fi

chmod 660 01nvafo

rm -f /tmp/unpack$$
exit 0


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