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3.17.2 Shell Archives

Shell archives (“shar files”) used to be a popular way to distribute sources, but it isn't used all that much today. In any case, we have some commands to deal with these:

X s
Unshars the current series (gnus-uu-decode-unshar).
X S
Unshars and saves the current series (gnus-uu-decode-unshar-and-save).
X v s
Unshars and views the current series (gnus-uu-decode-unshar-view).
X v S
Unshars, views and saves the current series (gnus-uu-decode-unshar-and-save-view).