[Esa-l]You may want to poison "Simpsons Episodes"
brett at lariat.org
Thu Jun 14 02:32:53 PDT 2001
At 10:12 PM 6/13/2001, John D. Hardin wrote:
>At this point, not much. How does the Mac figure out that the
>attachment is an Applescript program?
The Mac has its own file typing mechanism that does not rely on
the file name. It uses a 4-character code embedded in the file
itself -- in the resource fork, I believe. I don't know if there's
a MIME type to latch onto, though I'll bet there probably is.
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