Perl help needed please.

S. Anthony Sequeira tony at sequeira.com
Sat Jul 24 16:50:03 PDT 2004


On Sun, 2004-07-25 at 00:42, Anderson Lizardo wrote:
> On Saturday 24 July 2004 18:06, S. Anthony Sequeira wrote:
> > Any perl experts out there?  I attempting to use a perl program
> > getmail.com.pl http://sourceforge.net/projects/getmail-com/.
> >
> > This is what I get.  Only the first email's details posted.
> >
> > Sending login request
> > Getting login response
> > Sending redirect request
> > Getting redirect response
> > Sending menu request
> > Getting menu response
> > Sending inbox request
> > Getting inbox response
> > Getting messages (7)
> > 1 9216
> > Use of uninitialized value in substitution (s///) at
> > /home/sherwin/bin/getmail.com.pl line 315.
> 
> It seems that this particular message does not have a "Return-Path" header. 
> Can you confirm that by looking the headers of the message through the online 
> interface?
> 
> The code syntax seems OK, but not well prepared for such "weird" messages (so 
> it will probably break with some spams too). Another possible reason is a 
> change on the web interface.
> 
> PS: I do not have a mail.com account, neither use this program. Just guesses 
> here :)

Thanks for the response.  It does have a Return Path.  

Looks like I'm going to have to get my hands dirty, any good Perl
references out there?  Are the man pages sufficient?

Cheers.

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