Python email or direct GMail lib?

Robin Paulson robin.paulson at
Tue Aug 25 11:32:43 CEST 2009

2009/8/25 Marcel <tanuva at>:
> I'm writing a minimal gmail client for the Neo and found that libgmail
> has loads of dependencies when trying it on the Hardware (which wasn't
> successful until now because of these deps).
> Does someone of you know a (possibly easily *g*) usable direct gmail or
> general email library?

have a look at what this guy's done - he uses some libraries which
interface with various google services. no idea if he uses a special
gmail library or imap access (out of interest, why are you limiting
your app to reading mail through gmail's methods, instead of imap?)

hope it's helpful

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