Thursday, August 19, 2010

anonymous emailing for mailing lists that expose email addresses


import smtplib
SERVER = "your.smtp.server"

FROM = ""
TO = [""] # must be a list

SUBJECT = "my question to the gurus"
TEXT = """

How do I send a message to the mailing list without exposing my email address to 



To hide my email address from spam-bots, this message was sent with a false sender address using Python's smtplib.


# Prepare actual message

message = """\
From: %s
To: %s
Subject: %s

""" % (FROM, ", ".join(TO), SUBJECT, TEXT)

# Send the mail

server = smtplib.SMTP(SERVER)
server.sendmail(FROM, TO, message)