Re: Receiving email into pl/sql

From: Lee <>
Date: Thu, 08 Nov 2007 09:49:18 -0500
Message-ID: <fgv7lr$er1$>

shakespeare wrote:

> Back in the nineties, Oracle used to have a product called Oracle Mail,
> which was able to receive email (and yes: in the database). It became part
> of Oracle Interoffice (which died some years later). Don't know if it's
> still around as a product, but it is stil there as a part of Oracle
> Collaboration Suite (able to receive mail in the database). I had a customer
> who installed Coll. Suite for this purpose solely: they wanted to be able to
> start processes based on email.
> Installing OCS is quite a fuss, keeping it running even more, but it may be
> worth a try. You'll have to pay for it, though.
> Oracle Interconnect had an SMTP adapter (but that was in 2001). We never got
> it working, iirc it could not handle attachments.Could be part of BPEL now
> (does someone know?).

  Thanks for the input.

  Its beginning to look as if I'm not going to be able to do any better than my friend Rube (Golberg) after all. Received on Thu Nov 08 2007 - 15:49:18 CET

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