node-red-contrib-mail-parse 0.1.5

Node-RED node to parse mime encoded e-mail messages.

npm install node-red-contrib-mail-parse

NPM

Node-Red node to parse mime encoded e-mail messages using mailparser.

This node parses raw source of e-mail messages in mime format into a structured object. This allows you to get access the e-mail properties and do something with it in your flows.

#Install

Run the following command in the root directory of your Node-RED install

npm install node-red-contrib-mail-parse

Common mail properties

Property Method Example
to msg.payload.to [ { "address": "receiver@example.com", "name": "Receiver" } ]
from msg.payload.from [ { "address": "sender@example.com", "name": "Sender" } ]
subject msg.payload.subject Hello world!
body (html) msg.payload.html How are you today?
body (text) msg.payload.text How are you today?
attachments msg.payload.attachments[] see attachments object properties
number of attachments msg.payload.attachments.length 4

All mail properties

  • headers - unprocessed headers in the form of - {key: value} - if there were multiple fields with the same key then the value is an array
  • from - an array of parsed From addresses - [{address:'sender@example.com',name:'Sender Name'}] (should be only one though)
  • to - an array of parsed To addresses
  • cc - an array of parsed Cc addresses
  • bcc - an array of parsed 'Bcc' addresses
  • subject - the subject line
  • references - an array of reference message id values (not set if no reference values present)
  • inReplyTo - an array of In-Reply-To message id values (not set if no in-reply-to values present)
  • priority - priority of the e-mail, always one of the following: normal (default), high, low
  • text - text body
  • html - html body
  • date - date field as a Date() object. If date could not be resolved or is not found this field is not set. Check the original date string from headers.date
  • attachments - an array of attachments

Attachments properties

attachments = [{
    contentType: 'image/png',
    fileName: 'image.png',
    contentDisposition: 'attachment',
    contentId: '5.1321281380971@localhost',
    transferEncoding: 'base64',
    length: 126,
    generatedFileName: 'image.png',
    checksum: 'e4cef4c6e26037bcf8166905207ea09b',
    content: <Buffer ...>
}];

#Nodes alt tag alt tag

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#Author

Alessandro Holanda

Node Info

Version: 0.1.5
Updated 10 months, 1 week ago
License: Apache-2.0

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Nodes

  • mail-parse

Keywords

  • node-red
  • email
  • mime

Maintainers

  • alessandro-holanda