Mail::SPF − An object−oriented implementation of Sender Policy Framework




    use Mail::SPF;
    my $spf_server  = Mail::SPF::Server−>new();
    my $request     = Mail::SPF::Request−>new(
        versions        => [1, 2],              # optional
        scope           => 'mfrom',             # or 'helo', 'pra'
        identity        => '',
        ip_address      => '',
        helo_identity   => ''    # optional,
                                                #   for %{h} macro expansion
    my $result      = $spf_server−>process($request);
    my $result_code     = $result−>code;        # 'pass', 'fail', etc.
    my $local_exp       = $result−>local_explanation;
    my $authority_exp   = $result−>authority_explanation
        if $result−>is_code('fail');
    my $spf_header      = $result−>received_spf_header;


Mail::SPF is an object-oriented implementation of Sender Policy Framework ( SPF ). See <> for more information about SPF .

This class collection aims to fully conform to the SPF specification ( RFC 4408) so as to serve both as a production quality SPF implementation and as a reference for other developers of SPF implementations.


Mail::SPF::Server, Mail::SPF::Request, Mail::SPF::Result

For availability, support, and license information, see the README file included with Mail::SPF.


The SPF project


The SPFv1 specification ( RFC 4408)

<>, <>


Julian Mehnle <>, Shevek <>


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