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Sympa::Spool::Held.3Sympa - Man Page

Spool for held messages waiting for confirmation


  use Sympa::Spool::Held;

  my $spool = Sympa::Spool::Held->new;
  my $authkey = $spool->store($message);

  my $spool =
      Sympa::Spool::Held->new(context => $list, authkey => $authkey);
  my ($message, $handle) = $spool->next;


Sympa::Spool::Held implements the spool for held messages waiting for confirmation.


See also "Public methods" in Sympa::Spool.

new ( [ context => $list ], [ authkey => $authkey ] )
next ( [ no_lock => 1 ] )

If the pairs describing metadatas are specified, contents returned by next() are filtered by them.

quarantine ( )

Does nothing.

store ( $message, [ original => $original ] )

If storing succeeded, returns authentication key.

Context and metadata

See also "Marshaling and unmarshaling metadata" in Sympa::Spool.

This class particularly gives following metadata:


Authentication key generated automatically when the message is stored to spool.

Configuration Parameters

Following site configuration parameters in sympa.conf will be referred.


Directory path of held message spool.

Note: Named such by historical reason.

See Also

sympa_msg(8), wwsympa(8), Sympa::Message, Sympa::Spool.


Sympa::Spool::Held appeared on Sympa 6.2.8.


2023-07-22 sympa 6.2.72