Send an eMail attachment?

Ken Norris pixelbird at
Mon Mar 24 22:02:01 EST 2003

> Date: Mon, 24 Mar 2003 09:54:01 -0800
> Subject: RE: Send an eMail attachment?
> From: Dan Friedman <dan at>
> Ken,
> I found Shao Sean's libSMTP library on the user contributions list...  This
> is what I'm looking for!
Yep, me too. It's really pretty cool, but it doesn't _receive_ messages. I
need that ability too.
> My only problem is that it takes 28 seconds to
> send an eMail with a 5307 byte text file attachment.  From Outlook (with the
> same attachment and message), it took about 2 seconds.
Maybe OE compressed it? I dunno. I wonder what accounts for it :-/
> I wrote an eMail to Shao to see if I am doing something wrong.  I'm waiting
> for his reply.
> Thank you for the suggestion/reply.  This list is a great place to get help.
> I would like to post more responses to those who need help (when I know the
> answer), but the "pros" on this list are so on top of it, that by the time I
> read it, someone has already answered!  :)
I know. It is an unsually reponsive group, and there's lots of knowledge
here. Many were Hypercard programmers for a long time.

Ken N.

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