combining mailbox and email modules
nospam at horvath.com
Sat Sep 28 16:32:24 EDT 2002
James J. Besemer wrote:
> François Granger wrote:
>> Bob Horvath <nospam at horvath.com> wrote:
>>> The problem is that it looks good to me. I've played around with it,
>>> and if I take out the MIME gunk (It actually is a Klez virus), it
>>> parses ok.
>> I have had difficulties with the handling of multipart message with the
>> email package. I did not found a solution yet.
> My experience is that a lot of Spam violates Mime rules. Often they
> omit the end marker, I guess relying on EOF to terminate the message.
> Then the python packages can't parse any of the remaining messages.
I was assuming the mailbox package handled splitting things in to
messages correctly. The HeaderParser class seemed to solve it for
me, but then I wasn't interested inparsing the body.
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