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Email Listener Plugin Readme
On 29 October 2020, this git repository was rewritten to remove unrelated history to this plugin.
The email listener plugin is a service that connects to an email server using IMAP andforwards new email messages to specified users.
Copy emailListener.jar into the plugins directory of your Openfire installation. Theplugin will then be automatically deployed. To upgrade to a new version, copy the newemailListener.jar file over the existing file or upgrade from the admin console.
The email listener plugin can be configured via the Openfire Admin Console.Use the configuration page to specify the email server and user to use toconnect to the server. The list of users to notify of new email messages should becomma delimited and the bare JID (e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org) should be used. Once theservice has been configued it will automatically connect and start monitoring for newemail messages.
Using the Plugin
Once Openfire is started the plugin will connect to the email server and start to monitorfor new email messages. New email message will be sent to specified users. Every time theconfiguration of the email listener service is updated the service will be automaticallyrestarted.