[vdr] VDR control via email command or SMS

Lauri Tischler lwgt at iki.fi
Tue Oct 18 18:02:32 CEST 2005

Simon Baxter wrote:
> Has anyone done any automation of tasks by monitoring /var/spool/mail/
> mailboxes?
> As I have VDR shutting down between timers, I'd like to 'queue' an email
> request to automate a response containing all the current scheduled
> timers, and to add additional timers where requested.
> Idea would be to SMS a 'command' to an email gateway, which the VDR box
> (when it next turned on) could respond to and issue svdrp commands where
> needed.
> Does anyone know of any tools available to monitor and parse emails?
> Perhaps something the sourceforge, or even the this mail list uses to
> list subscribed lists etc???
> Any thoughts?

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