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Date: 2008apr16
Level: Beginner
OS: Linux

Q.  How do I decode a base64-encoded file?

A.  Use the base64 command like this:

base64 -d in.b64 > out.jpg
Where in.b64 is the file you want to decode and out.jpg will be the result. This is easier than using uudecode.