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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of uuencode.
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Now, too much of the non-web internet is nothing but spam, uuencoded porn and pirated apps, and the occasional flame war between 10 year old ULt1m4t3 Un1x h4ckz0rz.
Since the uuencoded file is bigger than the binary, you'll save connect time if you can uudecode it and then download the binary file.
The binary file is 25% smaller than the uuencoded file, so you'll save connect time if you can uudecode it on the Unix host and then download the binary file.
Basic HTTP Authentication, the password is passed over the network uuencoded as plain text, not encrypted.
Uudecode a file Finds outfile name in uuencoded source unless
P A pointer to a structure (fixed-length string). u A uuencoded string.