Turn OpenBD into a full incoming SMTP agent, accepting emails and process them using a standard CFC object. Full logs are created in the OpenBD working directory. Any errors are also logged here.




Attribute default required summary
ACTION=START Starts up the SMTP server
ACTION=STOP Shuts down the current SMTP server. All subsequent emails will be denied
ACTION=STATUS Writes the status of the current SMTP server into the variable named in RESULTVAR. Returns a structure of: running [true or false], totalmails, totalconnections
PORT 25 The port number to which to listen for incoming SMTP requests from
IPADDRESS [all] The IP address to listen for incoming requests
APPLICATION The name of the CFAPPLICATION that is to be present when executing a CFC inside a mail request
CFCMAIL The name of the CFC that will be created for each email that comes in. The method onMailAccept( mail ) must be present. A new instance is created for each email
CFCFILTER The name of the CFC that will be created to handle the filtering of the email. You can opt to receive an email or not very early on, saving lots of bandwidth by implementing the method onMailTo(email,ip) and onMailFrom(email,ip) returning back true or false depending on if you wish to receive this email
RESULTVAR cfsmtp Used for ACTION=STATUS to receive the status update

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