* Bill Moseley <mose...@hank.org> [2009-06-07T19:07:34] > On Sat, Jun 06, 2009 at 12:01:40PM -0400, Ricardo SIGNES wrote: > > You have sent this message at an excellent time! Email::Sender::Simple is > > potentially done, and I've written a quickstart guide, just last night. > > > > http://rjbs.manxome.org/tmp/QuickStart.html > > Looks pretty good. Thanks. > > Any plans to add "simple" attachments? Like I mentioned, one of the > more common tasks for apps I work on seem to be attaching pdfs and > spreadsheets.
Well, Email::Sender doesn't deal with attachments at all. It doesn't know what's in your message, beyond *maybe* looking at the to/from headers. Attachment stuff is all handled by Email::MIME. Can you give me an idea what the Perl you want to write would look like? > > You might like the BBC's Email::MIME::CreateHTML: > > > > Email-MIME-CreateHTML > > > > I think it does everything you want. > > I looked at that and I don't think it will create the plain text > version automatically from the html, but I'll take a look again. You're right, oops. In these circumstances I do one of three things: a) shell out to w3m (ugh!) b) only write the plaintext part, in Markdown, and use that to generate both (see http://search.cpan.org/dist/Email-MIME-Kit-Assembler-Markdown) c) use HTML::FormatText::WithLinks -- rjbs