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by gods
on Feb 11, 2000 at 00:06 UTC ( #3333=superdoc: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??
Although it's true you may not know what the file names are until MIME::Parser is done, you do have the option of specifying where to store the attachments beforehand:
use strict; use warnings; use MIME::Parser; my $dir = "./mimemail"; my $parser = new MIME::Parser; $parser->output_dir($dir); my $entity = $parser->read(\*STDIN) || die "couldn't parse MIME stre +am";
You should have enough information at this point to change permissions on the directory or the files within it. Then again, maybe I misunderstand your question. The suggestion by davis should work in any case.

--Jim


In reply to MIME::Parser and specifying directories for saving attachments by jlongino
in thread MIME:Parser vs. file permissions by graff

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