Checking email on a POP3 account with SSL

Posted on 2003-03-21
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Last Modified: 2010-03-05
I want to write a script that checks email on a POP3 account with SSL.  All the script needs to do is print the number of new emails on the account.  I have figured out how to do it for a POP3 account without SSL, but I can not find any information on how to do this with a server that requires SSL.  Thanks in advance.
Question by:ShadowedOne
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Tintin earned 150 total points
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Certainly none of the existing POP3 CPAN modules have support for SSL, so you are probably best to use one of the SSL modules to extend your current code.

See http://search.cpan.org/search?query=SSL&mode=all

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Thanks for the help Tintin, looks like I'll need to do some more research to find the answers that I'm looking for. :)

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