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NAME

uuencode - encode a binary file

SYNOPSIS

uuencode [ options ]

DESCRIPTION

uuencode writes an encoded version of the named input file, or the standard input if no file is specified, to the standard output. decode-file is the name stored in the encoded output header. This is the default name that will be used by uudecode when decoding.

OPTIONS

-h, --header

Write header and trailer sequences to the encoded output. The header for some encoding formats may contain file name and access infomation. On by default; -h means --noheader.
-l, --list

List the encoding method names on the standard output.
-o, --output=file

Write the output data into file instead of the standard output.
-t, --text

The input file is a text file that requires \n => \r\n translation on encoding.
-x, --method=method

Specifies the encoding method: posix|uuencode ucb|bsd mime|base64 quoted-printable|qp binhex|mac-binhex sevenbit|7bit

IMPLEMENTATION

version

uuencode (AT&T Research) 2002-03-24
author

Glenn Fowler <glenn.s.fowler@gmail.com>
author

David Korn <dgkorn@gmail.com>
copyright

Copyright © 1992-2012 AT&T Intellectual Property
license

http://www.eclipse.org/org/documents/epl-v10.html