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A dangerous and probably broken SMTP proxy that attempts to keep you sane

Project Description

hi hello

An SMTP proxy built around
` <>`__ which attempts
to maintain some sanity as your servers begin to send thousands of
emails just cause.

The basic premise is emails from a given server or process will happen,
but all 1300 aren't really necessary right this instant. god forbid if
you pay by the smtp delivery.


``pip install opstacle``


opstacle is configured only by environment variables, and our
contestants are:

Pretty things

- Most messages will be simply relayed without modification, but we
need our own name when we send rolled up emails
- Sample Value: "Opstacle"

Threshold configuration

- Interval to keep counters when messages have been sent, in seconds
- Sample Value: 30
- Max number of messages to send in a given ``OPSTACLE_INTERVAL``
- Sample Value: 5

"Fake" SMTP server (where opstacle will listen)

- Sample Value: ""
- Sample Value: 9025

"Real" SMTP server

- Sample Value: ""
- Sample Value: "stopTheInsanity"
- Sample Value: ""
- Sample Value: "587"


Once installed, opstacle can be invoked by calling ``opstacle``.

Logs are spit directly to YOU! Right there on STDOUT, and no you can't
turn them down

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