Email Using LiveCode Server?
Matthias Rebbe | M-R-D
matthias_livecode_150811 at m-r-d.de
Tue Apr 22 07:01:15 EDT 2014
if you need to reply to the address the customer entered in the form, then you could
adjust the script a little bit:
// add the parameter pReplyTo to the parameter list
//command mail pTo, pSub, pMsg, pFrom, pCc, pBcc, pHtml, pAtts
command mail pTo, pSub, pMsg, pFrom, pReplyTo, pCc, pBcc, pHtml, pAtts
-- build the message header, adding the from, to and subject details
-- we also put any cc addresses in here, but not bcc (bcc addresses hidden)
put "From:" && pFrom & return & "To:" && pTo & return & "Subject:" && pSub & return into tMsg
//add this three lines //
if pReplyTo is not empty then
put "Reply-to:" && pReplyTo & return after tMsg
// END add this three lines //
if pCc is not empty then
put "Cc:" && pCc & return after tMsg
. . . .
You just have to set the pReplyTo variable with the email address of the customer.
And don´t forget to call the command "mail" with the newly added parameter
mail pTo, pSub, pMsg, pFrom, pReplyTo, pCc, pBcc, pHtml, pAtts
With that adjustments the email is sent and you can still reply to the customer address.
Am 22.04.2014 um 01:06 schrieb Scott Rossi <scott at tactilemedia.com>:
> Thanks to Alex and Matthias for the responses. Matthias's comment
> prompted me to do some more searching and I found the problem, which was
> partly script related, and partly host related: outside-domain email
> addresses are not allowed.
> Some time ago, DreamHost stepped up their anti-spam practices, and
> disabled the ability of sending mail from an address that is not connected
> to any of your hosted domains. Clearly this makes sense. But the form I
> have uses the sender's email in the "from" variable, which apparently gets
> rejected by the mail process. As soon as I changed the "from" address to
> one of my domain addresses, sendmail worked right away.
> [ bloody forehead slap ]
> Thanks all.
> Scott Rossi
> Creative Director
> Tactile Media, UX/UI Design
> On 4/21/14 11:51 AM, "Scott Rossi" <scott at tactilemedia.com> wrote:
>> I'm wondering if anyone has a working example of sending email from
>> LiveCode server.
>> I'm trying to send mail using LC server on a site, and following the
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