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Manual Reference Pages  -  AUTHEN::SIMPLE::SMTP (3)

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NAME

Authen::Simple::SMTP - Simple SMTP authentication

CONTENTS

SYNOPSIS



    use Authen::Simple::SMTP;
   
    my $smtp = Authen::Simple::FTP->new(
        host => smtp.company.com
    );
   
    if ( $smtp->authenticate( $username, $password ) ) {
        # successfull authentication
    }
   
    # or as a mod_perl Authen handler
   
    PerlModule Authen::Simple::Apache
    PerlModule Authen::Simple::SMTP

    PerlSetVar AuthenSimpleSMTP_host "smtp.company.com"

    <Location /protected>
      PerlAuthenHandler Authen::Simple::SMTP
      AuthType          Basic
      AuthName          "Protected Area"
      Require           valid-user
    </Location>



DESCRIPTION

Authenticate against a SMTP service.

METHODS

o new

This method takes a hash of parameters. The following options are valid:
o host

Connection host, can be a hostname or IP number. Defaults to localhost.



    host => ftp.company.com
    host => 10.0.0.1



o port

Connection port, default to 25.



    port => 25



o timeout

Connection timeout, defaults to 60.



    timeout => 60



o log

Any object that supports debug, info, error and warn.



    log => Log::Log4perl->get_logger(Authen::Simple::SMTP)



o authenticate( $username, $password )

Returns true on success and false on failure.

SEE ALSO

Authen::Simple.

Net::SMTP.

AUTHOR

Christian Hansen ch@ngmedia.com

COPYRIGHT

This program is free software, you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.
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