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Sending a zip file as SOAP attachment

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I have to send a zip file whose name is as an attachment in SOAP 1.1 packet.

But I get an error while submitting.

Here is the error description

Server Error 415
IDP Rule 'Invalid HTTP Message' aborted processing. Invalid mime format
System Name: ccgows012
Server Policy: ATS XML Policy
Matched task list:
Failure occurred in task:

Below is the content that I have written.

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  1. MIME-Version: 1.0
  2. Content-Type: Multipart/Related; boundary=MIMEBoundary; type=text/xml; 
  3. Content-Description: Transmission file for IRS MeF.
  5. --MIMEBoundary
  6. Content-Type: text/xml; charset=UTF-8
  7. Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit
  8. Content-Location: SoapEnvelope
  9. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
  10. <SOAP:Envelope xmlns="" xmlns:xsi="" xmlns:SOAP="" xmlns:efile="" xsi:schemaLocation=" ../message/SOAP.xsd <> ../message/efileMessage.xsd">
  11.     <SOAP:Header>
  12. --- here is soap header part        
  13.     </SOAP:Header>
  14.     <SOAP:Body>
  16. -----here is soap body part
  17.             </SOAP:Body>
  18. </SOAP:Envelope>
  19. --MIMEBoundary
  20. Content-Type: application/zip
  21. Content-Transfer-Encoding: Binary
  22. Content-Location:
  23. --MIMEBoundary
Mar 24 '08 #1
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Hi Jyotish, i am trying to repeat what you have done already. I am trying to create an attachment to send to IRS through Mef, can you help me by giving some information on how i should go about solving this.
If you can share the code its much appreciated.

Jun 8 '09 #2

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Are you putting your zip data directly into the xml, or are you converting it to a xml friendly form, eg base 64 encoding?
Jun 10 '09 #3

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