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MiDgArD:

Based on that error message, I'd guess that either $msg doesn't contain a message at all (i.e., perhaps the line "$msg=$pop->Retrieve(1);" failed), or that it's in the wrong format. (The docs for Mail::POP3Client doesn't seem to tell what format the Retrieve method returns, but the docs for Mail::Message::Attachment::Stripper states that it wants the message in Mail::Message format.)

I'd suggest:

1) Using strict and warnings at the start of your program.

2) putting in a bit of error-checking, specifically checking to see if the Retrieve method fails, and whether it returns a properly formatted message...

I hope this helps...

--roboticus


In reply to Re^3: Geting attached files of emails (POP3) by roboticus
in thread Geting attached files of emails (POP3) by MiDgArD

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