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Old 11-01-2005, 09:06 AM   #1
iflorea
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can i send mail from command line?


hello
i want to send a mail message from a script
can anybody tell me how can i do this?
thanks
 
Old 11-01-2005, 09:16 AM   #2
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Code:
man mail or man mailx
 
Old 11-01-2005, 09:32 AM   #3
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maybe i did'n understand well but i want to send mail in non interactive mode
i already send a mail with mail but i had to write it interectively and to press ctrl+D to end it...
 
Old 11-02-2005, 03:23 AM   #4
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If you have saved your message in a file you can:
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mail -s "subject" user@domain.com < message
 
Old 11-02-2005, 03:29 AM   #5
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tanks to all
Meanwhile i found another one solution:
sendmail user@domain.com < mail_file
bye
 
Old 11-02-2005, 04:14 AM   #6
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This is a bit of a shameless plug but you can read this article on sending mails from the command line:

http://www.linux.com/article.pl?sid=05/10/07/172259
 
Old 11-02-2005, 07:08 AM   #7
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i hope u have got ur ans
 
  


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