[tex-live] .bat files and emacs [slightly off topic]

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Thu Nov 29 15:34:01 CET 2012

2012/11/29 Siep Kroonenberg <siepo at cybercomm.nl>:
> On Thu, Nov 29, 2012 at 01:09:06PM +0000, Lars Madsen wrote:
>> When in doubt steal other peoples work ;-)
>> a merge between Sieps w32client.bat and the install-tl.bat script seems to do the trick
>> more testing awaits before release
> Some fussy M$$ mail server peeked into the zipfile that you sent be,
> didn't like the batchfile and replaced it with a file
> w32transplant.txt with content
Gmail does the same. In such case I rename the zip file, I use .piz
extension instead and the mail servers do not know how to look inside.

> Microsoft Forefront Protection for Exchange Server removed a file since it was found to match a filter.
> File name: "winmail.dat->w32transplant.zip->w32transplant.bat"
> Filter name: "FILE FILTER= Blocked filetypes: *.bat"
> --
> Siep Kroonenberg

Zdeněk Wagner

More information about the tex-live mailing list