ANN: libgmail 0.0.8 - Gmail access via Python - POP3 Proxy added!
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libgmail -- Python binding for Google's Gmail service
The `libgmail` project is a pure Python binding to provide access to
Google's Gmail web-mail service.
The library currently ships with a demonstration utility to archive
messages from a Gmail account into mbox files, suitable for importing
into a local email client.
Also includes a demonstration utility that acts as a SMTP proxy to
allow mail to be sent from any standard mail client that uses SMTP
(e.g. Mail.app, Mozilla etc). (Now handles attachments.)
New demonstration utility acts as a POP3 proxy to allow mail to be
retrieved from any standard mail client that uses POP3 (e.g. Mail.app,
Features demonstration utility to provide access to Gmail message
attachments via a download-only FTP proxy--this allows retrieval of
suitably marked attachments by a standard FTP client. Utilize more
of your Gmail space!
License: GPL 2.0 (gmailftpd.py/gmailpopd.py are dual licensed with PSF)
Major changes since 0.0.7:
* Fixed login to work again after it was broken by a Gmail change.
* Added trash/delete message thread & trash/delete single message
functionality. (By request.)
* POP3 proxy server demo. (By request.)
* Added `GmailLoginFailure` exception to enable tidier handling of
login failures (which could be bad username/password or a Gmail
<p><a href="http://libgmail.sf.net/">libgmail 0.0.8</a> - The
`libgmail` project is a pure Python binding to provide access to
Google's Gmail web-mail service; includes SMTP, POP3 & FTP
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