Hi Patrick,

Thanks for digging.

> With some experimentation, I found that the null byte comes from
> KMail's "Add quote characters" feature.  Oh dear.  I don't think it is
> supposed to do that.

:-)  Perhaps some off-by-one error included the terminator of a
NUL-terminated string.

> I assume the list server is receiving my base64 and turning it into
> 7bit, but somehow the 0x00 becomes 0x80.

Postel's Law has a lot to answer for.  And yet people still promote it.

Cheers, Ralph.

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