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Newsletter(3) User Contributed Perl Documentation Newsletter(3)
 

Newsletter - A simple newsletter module!

Version 0.033

The backend module for the newsletter (newsletter.cgi) web interface. This module is a BETA Version. Copy the newsletter.cgi to your /cgi-bin/ directory and adapt it. Maybe you have to change the paths
Perhaps a little code snippet.
    use Newsletter;
    my $foo = Newsletter->new();
    ...
More docu is coming ...

    template( %params )
    list( %params )
    body( %params )
    sender( %params )
    send( )

    #!/usr/bin/perl -w
    use strict;
    use Newsletter;
    my $news = Newsletter->new;
    $news->template( path => '/tmp/newsletter' );
    $news->template( 
        file => {
                # u need
                path => 'test/myHeader.html',
                type => 'html',
                is => 'header',
                # here starts the optional Params
                name => 'My Header Name',
                schema => 'My First Template',
                embedded => '/tmp/opera.jpg'
                # here starts self defined Params
                # ...
        }
    );
    $news->template(
        use => {
                schema => 'My First Template'
        }
    );
    $news->template(
        use => {
                is => 'header',
                name => 'My Header Name'
        }
    );
    $news->template(
        use => {
                is => 'header',
                filename => 'myHeader.txt'
        }
    );
    #print $news->template(
    #        use => {
    #                is => 'header',
    #                filename => 'myHeader.html'
    #        },
    #   remove => 1
    #);
    #print $news->{'senderHeader'}->{'HTML'}, "\n";
    #######################################################
    # TEST List
    #######################################################
    $news->list(
        path => '/tmp/newsletter/list'
    );
    $news->list(
        list => {
                name => 'the-top@foo.bar'
        }
    );
    $news->list(
        member => {
                # u need
                listname => 'the-top@foo.bar',
                mail => 'foo@bar.bla'
        }
    );
    $news->list(
        member => {
                # u need
                listname => 'the-top@foo.bar',
                mail => 'hello@world.bla'
        }
    );
    $news->list(
        remove => {
                # remove one member
                listname => 'the-top@foo.bar',
                mail => 'hello@world.bla'
        }
    );
    $news->list(
        remove => {
                # remove whole list
                listname => 'the-top@foo.bar',
        }
    );
    ############################################
    # Test Send
    ############################################
    $news->list(
        empty => 1,
        path => '/tmp/newsletter/list'
    );
    $news->list(
        list => {
                name => 'news@vienna-marathon.com',
        }
    );
    $news->list(
        member => {
                # u need
                listname => 'news@vienna-marathon.com',
                mail => 'dominik@soft.uni-linz.ac.at'
        }
    );
    $news->body(
        path => '/tmp/newsletter/body'
    );
    $news->body(
        subject => 'A test mail!',
        file => {
                path => 'test/myBody.html',
                type => 'html',
                embedded => '/tmp/opera.jpg'
        }       
    ); 
    $news->body(
        file => {
                path => 'test/myBody.txt',
                type => 'text',
        }
    );
    $news->sender(
        smtp => 'soft.uni-linz.ac.at'
    );
    my $sender = $news->buildMail();
    #print $sender->as_string;
    #print "\n";
    $news->send();

Visit:
   L<http://www.pervasive.jku.at/About_Us/Staff/Hochreiter/Newsletter>
Here you can see the example script from the cgi directory working:
   L<http://www.pervasive.jku.at/About_Us/Staff/Hochreiter/Newsletter/cgi/newsletter.cgi>

Dominik Hochreiter, "<dominik at soft.uni-linz.ac.at>"

Successfully tested on Linux (Slackware 10.2) and Solaris (SunOS 5.8). This Module got developed for www.vienna-marathon.com

Please report any bugs or feature requests to "bug-newsletter at rt.cpan.org", or through the web interface at <http://rt.cpan.org/NoAuth/ReportBug.html?Queue=Newsletter>. I will be notified, and then you'll automatically be notified of progress on your bug as I make changes.

You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.
    perldoc Newsletter
You can also look for information at:
AnnoCPAN: Annotated CPAN documentation
<http://annocpan.org/dist/Newsletter>
CPAN Ratings
<http://cpanratings.perl.org/d/Newsletter>
RT: CPAN's request tracker
<http://rt.cpan.org/NoAuth/Bugs.html?Dist=Newsletter>
Search CPAN
<http://search.cpan.org/dist/Newsletter>

Copyright 2006 Dominik Hochreiter, all rights reserved.
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.
2006-12-28 perl v5.28.1

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