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XPM3_SMTP :: <i>array</i> <b>connect</b> ( <i>string</i> address [, <i>string</i> username [, <i>string</i> password [, <i>integer</i> port [, <i>mixed</i> ssl [, <i>integer</i> timeout [, <i>string</i> hostname ]]]]]] )
Open a connection to specify <i>string</i> address.

Default values are:
<i>string</i> username: empty
<i>string</i> password: empty
<i>integer</i> port: 25
<i>mixed</i> ssl: <i>boolean</i> false
<i>integer</i> timeout: 30
<i>string</i> hostname: empty

<i>mixed</i> ssl possible values are: <i>boolean</i> false, true; <i>string</i> tls, ssl, sslv2, sslv3

<i>string</i> hostname is used during the SMTP conversation in the "EHLO" or "HELO".

<i>Notice</i>: <i>string</i> address can have hostname or IPv4 value.
The standard port values are: 25 - default, and 465 - SSL (secure).

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$conn = XPM3_SMTP::connect('smtp.mail.tld', 'username', 'password', 465, true);

// print_r($conn);

// compare and print result
if ($conn['connection']) echo 'Connection established, waiting for new instructions.';
else echo 'Can\'t connect.';

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