simple script to read and output Mailbox body to file.

chuck amadi chuck.amadi at ntlworld.com
Tue Jun 8 08:22:17 CEST 2004


William Park wrote:

>Chuck Amadi <chuck at smtl.co.uk> wrote:
>  
>
>>Sorry to bovver you again (again) here's script.
>>
>>I still can't see why the get_payload() doesn't produce 
>>the plain text message body of an emails in the testwwws users mailbox.
>>As you can see I have tried a few things but no joy what am I missing.
>>
>>Is the another snippet in relation to get_payload to access the body
>>contents print and process to a file.
>>    
>>
>[snip]
>
>You still haven't answered central questions.  
>    - Do you want email bodies in separate files, or all email bodies in
>      one file?
>    - Do you want to collect these email bodies as they come in, or
>      periodically from a 'mbox' file?
>
>  
>
Hi There ,

I would like all email bodies in one file.Collect these email bodies as they come in, or periodically from a 'mbox' file? using cron.

I would lie cron to run the script and empty the mail user box in question to a file for extraction to a database.

Cheers

Chuck








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