PythonMilter provides a Python interface to Sendmail's libmilter. Milters can run on the same machine as sendmail, a different one, or even run with a different operating system or processor than sendmail. Sendmail talks to the milter via a local or internet socket, and keeps the milter informed of events as it processes a mail connection. At any point, the milter can cut the conversation short by telling sendmail to ACCEPT, REJECT, or DISCARD the message. After receiving a complete message from sendmail, the milter can again REJECT or DISCARD it, but it can also ACCEPT it with changes to the headers or body.
released on 2 March 2014
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2||Janet Casey||24 November 2004|
Leaders and contributors
|Stuart D. Gathman||Maintainer|
Resources and communication
|Required to use||Python 2.2.2 or later|
|Weak prerequisite||Python SRS library|
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