[wp-hackers] Adding phpmailer options (smtp for example)
kimmo at global-wire.fi
Thu Aug 30 07:59:56 GMT 2007
On 29 Aug 2007, at 23:46, Callum Macdonald wrote:
> Investigating, I realise that phpmailer is bundled with WordPress
> and it's configured to use PHP's mail() function by default.
On Thu, Aug 30, 2007 at 07:25:56AM +0100, Peter Westwood wrote:
> I don't think this kind of configuration is needed for 90% of users.
> Therefore it would be better as a plugin.
I agree that a plugin is the best approach. You could try this one:
It's the top hit for me for this search query:
There seem to be other plugins as well.
I think all that is necessary is to replace the wp_mail() function
with one of your own. It is already pluggable.
I've written one plugin to replace wp_mail() in order to get multibyte
characters encoded in the headers. It looks like this plugin is now
obsolete, but it still works as an example for replacing wp_mail().
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