binhex 4.0

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Binhex 4.0 definition

file format
A seven bit wide representation of a Macintosh file with CRC error checking. Binhex 4.0 files are designed for communication of Mac files over long distance, possibly noisy, seven bit wide paths.
[Difference from other binhex formats?]
(1996-09-17)

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