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A Unix program to convert the ASCII output of uuencode back to
binary. See uuencode for details.
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With Eudora Pro, the older uuencoding
is also provided.
Special utilities translate binary files into text through a process called uuencoding
. The resulting text file (which will appear as dozens to hundreds of lines of meaningless characters) can be sent as e-mail.