[thelist] Email-triggered db activity

isaac isaac at members.evolt.org
Thu Feb 1 20:14:37 CST 2001

> Anyone do this?  Any advice on the mechanics?

Always thought of this, but never actually tried it:

If you're using CF, you could have CFSCHEDULE run CFPOP to check a mailbox,
and do various things based on the subject/contents of the email.

Of course, you'd want to be checking if it was coming from a certain
address, and you keep the whole process fairly hidden, and perhaps

Someone with more CF experience can tell you if all of this is actually


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