And Windows 2000, in its infinite wisdom, will not handle filenames longer than a certain length.
The upshot of this is that the script which should be able to burn through a whole directory of student emails and attempt to filter filth from them is stopped cold merely because one lone student decided to send an email named 'dooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo
Just have to zip over to the Cougar and see about that "check if the file's working, if not, skip and keep going" script. I may have to write something that parses a Win2K dir output, too, because opendir fails silently and disgustingly at email 91.
This is all assuming there's no way to delete that file that Les can find without me. There's got to be a way. I mean, something has to be able to delete it...