Python Fax - Get List of Inbound Faxes

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The GetList method allows you to display information for a number of submitted faxes.

The following Python fax snippet demonstrates how to retrieve a list of inbound (received) faxes with Python.


"""
A simple script to get a list of received faxes
using the InterFAX GetList SOAP API call.
"""

import osa

# Create a SoapClient with a link to the WSDL definition.
client =  osa.Client("http://ws.interfax.net/inbound.asmx?wsdl")

print('Testing GetList...')

result = client.service.GetList(Username='', Password='', MaxItems = '20', LType = 'NewMessages')
print(result)
get_list_result = result.GetListResult


if get_list_result == 0:


    message_items = result.objMessageItem.MessageItem


    print('   GetList returned with code {0} and {1} items'.format(get_list_result, len(message_items)))
    for current_item in message_items:
         for i in vars(current_item):
            item = getattr(current_item,i,"")
            print( "{}:\t{}".format(i, str(item)))
else:
    print('   GetList returned with code {0}'.format(get_list_result))

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