OK everyone, so we finally have Mail merged into ActionMailer replacing
This is for the 3.0 release, and not part of the 2.x tree.
I am the TMail maintainer and I decided this year to write a ruby email
handler, the Mail gem is my solution to this.
Mail takes a very object oriented approach to email. It conforms to
closely as practical and parses the 0.5gb Trec and 2.5Gb Enron
database (about 500,000 emails) without crashing.
Anyone who has used TMail will appreciate things Mail does and you
not have too much trouble moving over. The only thing you need to keep
mind is that in mail, everything is an object, so you have to call :to_s
get string values. Mail also has :decoded and :encoded methods for
object which should help you out more.
Also, unlike ActionMailer’s vendoring of TMail, Mail is a gem
we can keep things up to date easily.
You can read about the Mail gem at:
The commit where Jeremy merged in my changes is at:
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