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Aaron Briel

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Recent posts by Aaron Briel

What is your question? port 25 is the port used for sending email according to smtp protocol...
20 years ago
In utilizing imap4 to retrieve messages, if you extend the IMAP4Sink, do you need to import
netscape.messaging.imap4.IIMAP4Sink ?
20 years ago
Hello.
I don't use JavaMail, but I do know that you must send a "." on a line all by itself before sending out the "QUIT" command. It is surprising that you received the 250 reply. I would expect you to receive a reply code in the 500's if the sending failed.
Aaron
20 years ago
I am wondering when/how to distinguish between whether I should retrieve emails using pop3 vs imap4... I am currently writing an email retrieval program in java, and I am wondering how my conditionals should determine which protocol to use.
20 years ago
Paraq,
I ran into the same problem when I tried to run a similar program. I checked the headers of my own emails (using outlook express with windows98), and found the server to be "smtp.email.msn.com". This should be the same for you if you (the client) are using msn.com for hosting...
Aaron Briel
20 years ago
How exactly does one run a java pop3 email retriever? If I want to test a program that retreives email using the pop3 protocol, where would I send the email? ie, what do I fill in for the host, user name, and password parameters?
Thank you
20 years ago