Mailing List Message #6267
From: Steve Linford <>
Subject: Re: extracting email addresses
Date: Thu, 22 Jun 2000 13:43:30 +0100
To: SIMS Discussions <>
>From David LeBer, received 21/06/2000, 11:19 pm +0100 (GMT):
> Hi all,
> I have a client who wants to be able to extract email addresses from
> incoming mail to their customer service accounts and pump this into a
> database. Is there an easy way of doing this? Can I set up the router to put
> the message into 2 mail boxes? One which will be checked by the CSR the
> other to be checked by an email client running on another machine scripted
> to slurp the address and pump it into the db? (I know I can do the
> scripting, its the routing I'm hazy on)

Easiest would be to script a text editor to parse the SIMS logs, extracting
the address after every "MAIL FROM:" line.

  Steve Linford

  Ultradesign Xperimental Network

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