Emailing a Rev file

Jim Bufalini jim at visitrieve.com
Sun Sep 27 15:27:59 EDT 2009


Mark and Paul,

The trick with gmail is change the file name to "file.zip.remove" and in the
instructions of your email say to remove .remove ;-) and unzip. This is
easier than having people change their email address. ;-)

Aloha from Hawaii

Jim Bufalini

> -----Original Message-----
> From: use-revolution-bounces at lists.runrev.com [mailto:use-revolution-
> bounces at lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Mark Schonewille
> Sent: Sunday, September 27, 2009 8:39 AM
> To: How to use Revolution
> Subject: Re: Emailing a Rev file
> 
> Hi Paul,
> 
> Tell the person not to use Gmail if you want to send him executables
> in zip files. Gmail doesn't accept this. Mail.com is a good
> alternative. You could also put the zip file on a server in a password-
> protected directory and tell the recipient where to download it.
> 
> --
> Best regards,
> 
> Mark Schonewille
> 
> Economy-x-Talk Consulting and Software Engineering
> http://economy-x-talk.com
> 
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> 
> On 27 sep 2009, at 20:29, Gabel Paul wrote:
> 
> > Hello everybody:
> >
> > I made a .zip file from a standalone built for Mac OS X and emailed
> > it to someone. It went through just fine. Then I did the same thing
> > for a Windows build, but when I tried to email the file (7.9 MB) it
> > bounced back with the following message:
> >
> > -----
> >
> > This is an automatically generated Delivery Status Notification.
> >
> > Delivery to the following recipients was aborted after 12 second(s):
> >
> > * xxxxx at gmail.com
> >
> >
> > Reporting-MTA: dns; QMTA08.emeryville.ca.mail.comcast.net
> > [76.96.30.80]
> > Received-From-MTA: dns; OMTA11.emeryville.ca.mail.comcast.net
> > [76.96.30.36]
> > Arrival-Date: Sun, 27 Sep 2009 18:20:11 +0000
> >
> >
> > Final-recipient: rfc822; xxxxx at gmail.com
> > Action: failed
> > Status: 5.1.1
> > Diagnostic-Code: smtp;  552 5.7.0 review our attachment guidelines.
> > 11si8582788pxi.45
> > Last-attempt-Date: Sun, 27 Sep 2009 18:20:23 +0000
> >
> > -----
> >
> > Shouldn't this work either way? Any suggestions? Where do I find the
> > "attachment guidelines"?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Paul Gabel
> 
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