Re: Attaching a notebook to a message

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg129342] Re: Attaching a notebook to a message*From*: Bill Rowe <readnews at sbcglobal.net>*Date*: Mon, 7 Jan 2013 00:34:54 -0500 (EST)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newout@smc.vnet.net*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newsend@smc.vnet.net

On 1/5/13 at 2:20 AM, dave at removedbailey.co.uk (David Bailey) wrote: >I suddenly realised that there is (probably) a way to attach a >notebook to a message here! The trick is to compress the expression >which is the notebook: >Compress[NotebookGet[nb]] >For example: <example snipped> >Since Compress only uses printable ASCII characters, hopefully if >you paste the above string into a notebook and perform: >string//Uncompress//NotebookPut >This is really a test to discover if this survives the posting >process! This is a rather intriguing idea. I am not sure how useful it will ultimately be. But it does work rather nicely.