mailing from with python
Tim Williams (gmail)
tdwdotnet at gmail.com
Tue Sep 20 19:30:13 CEST 2005
On 20/09/05, M.N.A.Smadi <smadim2 at grads.ece.mcmaster.ca> wrote:
> if i want to send a mail message using the "mail" client on a machine
> that has smtp protocol is there an easy way (i.e. like bash where you
> would just type mail -s SUBJECT message RECIPIENT) to do it from a
> python script?
Any mail client using SMTP will be outbound only, you wouldn't be
able to send mail "through" the client using SMTP.
>From a post earlier today :)
s = smtplib.SMTP("server")
s.sendmail(fromaddress, toaddresess, msg)
You can send email directly to your local server (or direct to the
recipeint server) directly from your python "script"
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