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Checks and filters email

'testmail' is a Perl script that checks email availability at the POP3 server, filters it according to defined rules, and--depending on the selected method--gets the messages to the local mailbox and/or removes it from the server. It uses Perl libnet module and helps you escape from spam.



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Janet Casey

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12 June 2003

Leaders and contributors

Cezary M. Kruk Maintainer

Resources and communication

Software prerequisites

Required to useMail-POP3Client Perl module
Weak prerequisiteIO-Socket-SSL and Net_SSLeay Perl modules


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