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Old 07-21-2004, 03:29 AM   #1
leongoogs
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Sendmail command line examples please.


Still a newbie here.
Has anyone got any command line examples of the sendmail function ?
I have postfix setup under Mandrake 9.2, mozilla mail works fine so I guess
there is not too much wrong with postfix. However I have a PHP app that uses
the sendmail function. I am trying isolate if I have a problem with email setup
or the PHP side of things. I have looked at the man page for sendmail and trolled
around sendmail and postfix sites. I have tried a few guesses at what a manual
sendmail -q user@domian might look like , but it doesn't work. So what should
it look like ? I guess someone must have done this to test a new sendmail setup
but I haven't been able to find it. Any good examples or URL's please.
 
Old 07-21-2004, 05:29 AM   #2
leongoogs
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http://www.linuxfocus.org/English/Ma...ticle130.shtml

Found it .


sendmail -v user@domainname < test.mail

test.mail has

Subject: test mail
first line of my message
[blank line]

Last edited by leongoogs; 07-21-2004 at 05:31 AM.
 
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Old 07-21-2004, 08:23 AM   #3
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Nice work leongoogs. A very informative link.
 
  


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