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Old 02-03-2006, 01:12 AM   #1
rhea
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need help with mutt or mail


HEY,

I want to know is there any way(applying any script or whatever) in linux using mutt or mail utility by which i can overlap the from header of outgoing messages? that means if suppose

from:rhea@matrix.termintor.com
then can I cahnge it to
from: rhea@revolutiion.com
or something else user being the same
 
Old 02-03-2006, 05:56 AM   #2
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put

Code:
my_hdr From: <rhea@revolutiion.com>
set edit_headers
in your .muttrc
The edit_headers option allows you to edit headers on composing your message.
You can also use hooks to automatically change your headers.
 
Old 02-03-2006, 06:11 AM   #3
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set from="Root <root@mailfort.dolatcapital.com" unmy_hdr sendhook '~s Frog" 'my_hdr From: Root1 <root@dolatcapital.com'
Ya i want to change it autpmatically but above thing is not working for me.
Actually my problem is i will be running an automated script and that script will be mailed to some other comp now DNS on that comp understands only
root@dolatcapital.com not root@mailfort.dolatcapital.com

Please help me.
 
Old 02-04-2006, 12:37 AM   #4
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even pine will do please let me know
 
  


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