Subject: Re: Cheesy compression/decompression in filesystem namespace (was Re: New read & write syscalls)
To: Brian C. Grayson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
Date: 07/05/1999 00:27:30
>with the built-in http client that can deal with 8-bit data.
how trivial would it be to modify ftp to omit the normal output it
gives regarding status (for both ftp (the messages is gives are
usually a little long anyway) and http) and instead to spit the
downloaded file to stdout? presto! instant 8 bit clean http!
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