[python-win32] help with parsing email
timr at probo.com
Tue Aug 19 18:55:50 CEST 2008
Mike Driscoll wrote:
> Ahmed, Shakir wrote:
>> but I am getting error before that point and could not go to the user
>> account or pass.
>> M =oplib.POP3(mailserver)
>> Traceback (most recent call last):
>> File "<interactive input>", line 1, in ?
>> File "C:\Python24\lib\poplib.py", line 96, in __init__
>> raise socket.error, msg
>> error: (10061, 'Connection refused')
> Some POP3 servers require secure connections too. I've dealt with one
> that had TLS enabled, so I had to use an external TLS Python module to
> connect to it. I would check Outlook's settings and see if it has SSL
> or TLS enabled.
I thought I wrote this to the list, but I don't see it.
Outlook and Exchange communicate through a private set of protocols.
They do not use POP. The POP gateway is an optional extension for
Exchange, and in many corporate environments it is disabled.
Tim Roberts, timr at probo.com
Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.
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