I think that is possible. I am sure the code I wrote, in nasty VB6 would
listen for an SMTP connection and then forward it VIM and then to the
internet. I will go and have a look.
From: Tomas By <tomas at basun.net>
Sent: 07 October 2020 15:29
To: dave.g4ugm at gmail.com
Cc: 'General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts'
<cctalk at classiccmp.org>
Subject: Re: Mail
Yes, I did find documents on VIM, but there is also the API to the PO to
In the Lotus cc:Mail developer kit, do you think there is enough stuff to
together a "reverse client" -- an app that
gets mail from a modern email
provider using POP/IMAP/whatever it is?
On Wed, 07 Oct 2020 16:16:52 +0200, <dave.g4ugm at gmail.com> wrote:
> This API connection for cc:mail is Lotus VIM, vendor independent mail
> except only lotus every implemented it. Somewhere I had some code that
> would interface to VIM but I have no idea where it is now.
> I think it listened for a local SMTP connection and then sent it via
> cc:mail. I think the idea was that you could use OUTLOOK Express to
> handle "mailto:" urls and then deliver them via cc:mail.
> I probably still have the API documents but they also still appears to
> be some on the IBM web site.