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Re: Send email via trigger
Posted by: Benjamin Howarth ()
Date: September 12, 2007 05:39AM

Hi guys,

I'm using Windows Server 2003 and Exchange Server 2007 Beta2 and using the triggers fine using SELECT INTO OUTFILE - have tested and works perfectly.
This is the general format I am using (note - extension should be .eml not .txt for your outgoing mail server to successfully pickup):

CREATE TRIGGER send_emailverifier AFTER INSERT, UPDATE ON tbl_users
FOR EACH ROW BEGIN
SELECT * FROM email_bodies WHERE EmailID = 1;
SELECT * FROM tbl_users WHERE ClientID = @ClientID
INSERT INTO tbl_emailverify VALUES (UUID, tbl_users.ClientID, OLD.CltEmail, NEW.CltEmail)
SELECT concat("To: ",NEW.CltEmail & "," & OLD.CltEmail),
"From: triggers@yourmysqlserver.whatever",
concat("Subject: ",NEW.subject),
"",
email_bodies.EmailContent
INTO OUTFILE "/inetpub/mailroot/pickup/mail.eml"
FIELDS TERMINATED by '\r\n';
END

If you're using a hosting company with MySQL then ask your system admin to give you write perms to the mail pickup folder (a lot of hosts WILL be dubious about this though as it opens up a potential security vulnerability for spammers to exploit).
What I'd now like to know is - how can you do substitution within the body section? I'm storing my HTML-formatted emails within a table in the same DB and I'd like to be able to create a bunch of triggers/stored procs, then add parameters to it to retrieve the relevant email content, and then substitute values from a table (such as email confirmation, and display name/username). Any ideas?
Many thanks in advance,

medicineworker

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Re: Send email via trigger 11187 Zigmund Bulinsh 12/08/2007 08:17AM
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Re: Send email via trigger 7543 Eduard Filipas 03/12/2009 07:08AM
Re: Send email via trigger 17374 Chintaoui Chintaoui 02/27/2007 07:53AM
Re: Send email via trigger 8485 satyendra saini 09/09/2008 04:02AM
Re: Send email via trigger 11237 ifti khirul 05/14/2007 01:07AM
Re: Send email via trigger 10342 Jonas Reinhardt 06/04/2007 01:14PM
Re: Send email via trigger 9700 ifti khirul 06/27/2007 10:10PM
Re: Send email via trigger 9152 Karthikeyan karthi 08/09/2007 06:15AM
Re: Send email via trigger 9891 por por 08/25/2007 09:13AM
Re: Send email via trigger 11613 Matt H 08/30/2007 01:24AM
Re: Send email via trigger 14609 Jonas Reinhardt 08/30/2007 11:43PM
Re: Send email via trigger 17767 Benjamin Howarth 09/12/2007 05:39AM
Re: Send email via trigger 10182 Zigmund Bulinsh 12/08/2007 03:25AM
Re: Send email via trigger 7876 Zigmund Bulinsh 12/08/2007 05:19AM
Re: Send email via trigger 6655 shyamsundar Ayyanan 08/04/2008 01:15AM
Re: Send email via trigger 6033 Umar Md 01/12/2009 05:10AM
Re: Send email via trigger 6093 shafikhan mohammed 01/07/2009 04:37AM
Re: Send email via trigger 8797 Adrian Hondema 03/07/2009 05:11AM
Re: Send email via trigger 5737 Anthony Whitley 03/12/2009 06:21AM
Re: Send email via trigger 6915 Anthony Whitley 03/12/2009 06:38AM
Re: Send email via trigger 12239 Howard Brinsmead 04/16/2009 05:53PM


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