Can anyone tell me what software I need for this file? Here is a sample of the file......

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  1. Happy

    Happy Guest

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    Happy, Mar 20, 2005
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  2. Happy

    why? Guest

    The BPST bit or the .mpg bit?

    Think about -
    File source.
    What format were you told the file was in.
    What format did any associated readme / nfo have to say.
    (if that's no help)

    Try www.google.com (as usual)

    $Id: README,v 1.24 2002/09/07 12:45:36 stef Exp $ If you are are ...
    .... (spec file is included) Same goes for debian.. *** Decoder: Usage:
    bnews-decoder
    -i "input file" Will decode to the file in the BPST header. ...
    www.iguana.be/~stef/README - 4k - Cached - Similar pages

    using System; using System.IO; using System.Text; using System. ...
    ... Text.ASCIIEncoding enc = new System.Text.ASCIIEncoding(); string
    header =
    enc.GetString(line); string bpstheader =
    "<<BPST\\s*File=\\[(file>.+)\s*Size ...
    www.iguana.be/~stef/Bnews-Engine.cs - 11k - Cached - Similar pages

    Zen's yEnc FAQ
    .... each single file so yEnc decoders will stumble on those despite the
    file may be ...
    www.yenc.org/download/yEnc-History(English).htm o BN encoding: has BPST
    in the ...
    www.geocities.com/zenwebpage/yEncFAQ.htm - 24k - Cached - Similar pages



    If that's too much to read,

    BN encoding: has BPST in the encoded headers. Is being phased out in
    favor of yEnc.



    Less tham 1 minute to Google and search for BPST in the pages found.

    Me
     
    why?, Mar 20, 2005
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  3. Happy

    Vanguard Guest


    What does the Subject header have in it? Does it look like one of those
    yEnc encoding files where the unstructured Subject header gets usurped
    by that encoding scheme as though it were a structured field? Could be
    you got a crappy download and will have to redownload the post to get
    the file again. Could the be author screwed up the encoding. Could be
    that the yEnc encoded attachment got corrupted because yEnc is NOT
    designed for reliable transport.
     
    Vanguard, Mar 20, 2005
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  4. Happy

    dadiOH Guest

    I would think anything that will open mpeg would also open mpg.
    Programs to play movies...like PowerDVD.

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    dadiOH
    ____________________________

    dadiOH's dandies v3.06...
    ....a help file of info about MP3s, recording from
    LP/cassette and tips & tricks on this and that.
    Get it at http://mysite.verizon.net/xico
     
    dadiOH, Mar 20, 2005
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  5. Happy

    why? Guest

    Perhaps, butt getting past this bit first helps,

    http://www.geocities.com/zenwebpage/yEncFAQ.htm
    BN encoding: has BPST in the encoded headers. Is being phased out in
    favor of yEnc.

    Me
     
    why?, Mar 20, 2005
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