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From Robert Burrell Donkin <robertburrelldon...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: SMTP Transport?
Date Thu, 11 Jun 2009 15:15:19 GMT
On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 3:30 PM, Markus
Wiederkehr<markus.wiederkehr@gmail.com> wrote:
> I've written a class SmtpTransport that can be used to send a Mime4j
> message to an SMTP server.
> Currently it is very simple. Meaning it is not yet capable of
> authentication or TLS or other extensions.
> Would it be worth to include this code in Mime4j?

so long as it's in a separate module, i'd say yes for now

commons net (http://commons.apache.org/net/) already supports SMTP.
it's probably worthwhile having a bit of a think where the new mime4j
code would fit into the ecosystem...


> PS: Testing is a bit of a PITA with sockets and all.. Robert, could
> MPT help with that? I haven't looked into it yet..

yes but a little work would be required

BTW the first MPT release needs one more vote if you have a few spare
cycles to review it

- robert

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