This chapter provides notes and tutorials on UUEncode algorithm and implementations. Topics include reviewing UUEncode encoding algorithm; Java implementation by Sun and its correction.
Sun Implementation of UUEnccode in Java
Correction to Sun Implementation of UUEnccode
PHP - convert_uuencode() and convert_uudecode()
- UUEncode (Unix-to-Unix Encoding) is a data encoding algorithm
that converts any binary data into printable characters.
- UUEncode was introduced on Unix systems to address
the problem of sending binary data files by emails.
- UUEncode is much less popular now comparing to Base64 encoding algorithm.
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