On Thu, Jul 25, 2002 Merkey, Brett said...
>From: "Merkey, Brett" [EMAIL-REMOVED]>
>To: CSS Discussion list [EMAIL-REMOVED]>
>Subject: RE: [css-d] Re: scrolling tables
>Date: Thu, 25 Jul 2002 10:43:13 -0400
>| Just a note to others who may think to do this: EXE is a platform-
>| specific file format. If you wish to share something with
>| the platform-
>| agnostic web community, use a platform-agnostic file format.
>Yes, exactly. That is why I took pains to emphasize the files
>were for Windows in my post.
Sorry Brett, I missed that bit. <:-}
And Thomas 'Freaky' Hurst said...
>Any unzip tool should be able to handle self extracting zips:
>-% file *
>foo-rar.exe: MS-DOS executable (EXE), OS/2 or MS Windows
>foo.exe: MS-DOS executable (EXE), OS/2 or MS Windows
>-% unrar x foo-rar.exe
>Extracting foo.txt OK
>-% unzip foo.exe
> extracting: foo.txt
>Even in Windows I avoid running self extractors; I just use WinRar to
>extract the archive directly.
I prefer to unzip files by dragging them over the UnStuffIt icon,
dropping them, then twiddling my thumbs for a few seconds. But to each
his own I guess. ;-)
Now I must run from the list mom for being so OT...............
Rob (running Mac OS 9.2)
"What I look forward to, is continued immaturity followed by death."
- Dave Barry