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Old 03-03-2006, 10:11 AM   #1
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troubleshoot mail command


Never used the 'mail' command before - it does not seem to work. Is there a guide somewhere on how to configure whatever 'mail' requires to send messages to an external
SMTP server?
 
Old 03-03-2006, 10:24 AM   #2
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here is the form of the command that I used ( names changed to protect the guilty )

# mail newuser@myisp.com < filename

the was no error message, just went directly back to # prompt.

thanks
 
Old 03-03-2006, 12:16 PM   #3
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and if you want to send one or multiple attachments, you can use mutt that works on command line. There is also another one I don't remember
 
Old 03-04-2006, 12:41 AM   #4
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you can also use something called "PINE" as a mail reader.

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