Email and executable files
How to send executable files.
- Email is definitely not the media to send executable files
- Many site (we too) qurantine Emails with executables due to security reasons or even block them
- The size of attachements in emails is limited. Wie limit at 20 MByte, other sites have mor stringent
- The Alternatives:
- If you want to transfer files from home to univerity or vice versa, just
use _scp_ or the up/download features of our webmail server.
- If you want to transfer files to external users, please use the DFN
gigamove service, or our ownCloud service.
- if you need a file from external user, please use gigamove, as you can
request files through it (there will be an upload URL created).