This mail never gets delivered. Any ideas why?

Νίκος Γκρ33κ nikos.gr33k at gmail.com
Sun Mar 10 06:10:36 CET 2013


Τη Κυριακή, 10 Μαρτίου 2013 7:07:25 π.μ. UTC+2, ο χρήστης Michael Torrie έγραψε:
> On 03/09/2013 02:25 PM, Νίκος Γκρ33κ wrote:
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> > mail = form.getvalue('mail')
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> > id what the user types in an html form and click submits. this can be
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> > a non valid email of course i just check if there is a '@' in the
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> > mail address.
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> > But will the mail, gets delivered even if mail's value is invalid?
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> Who knows. You haven't specified how you are sending e-mail.  Likely, if
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> an e-mail address is invalid, python still happily hands it off to your
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> designated mail server or local MTA (mail transfer agent--could be
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> sendmail).  What happens there depends entirely on the policies of the
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> mail server or MTA you are using.
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> If python is trying to use sendmail, then probably the process would
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> just fail and return some sort of error code.  But you will need to
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> check on the documentation of whatever e-mail library you are using in
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> Python.

I'am using smtplib and i ahve contacted the hostgator administrators and they say that Sendmail is ebaled for my reseller account.



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