jelly sends mail even with no mail server defined in jira

I have deleted all smtp and pop servers from my jira. if i go to admninistration->send mail i get a message saying that i need to configure my email server first.

However, if i run a jelly script on the same server telling it to send mail -- the mail is sent.

I have disabled the scripts for now, but many mails have been needlesly sent. could you point me to documentation about how jelly sends mails? without using jira's email server definitions?

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It really should be possible, are you sure outbound smtp server configuration was removed before the jelly scripts were run?

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I suppose its possible that the jelly service is somehow caching the information. If you restart after removing the smpt server details, does the problem persist?

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I've restarted jira and tried sending mail through jelly again, and it worked. So i suppose jelly somehow caches the smtp server's details. In a way that is persistent across restarts. This is good to know.

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