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uid0sd 11-01-2007 12:02 PM

Use exim to attach file

From the command line, how would you attach a file & mail it out using exim?

Tinkster 11-01-2007 12:21 PM

Exim is an MTA (Mail transport agent) that doesn't concern itself
much with attachments. You want to use mutt, mailx, nail or some
other MUA (Mail user agent) to do the attaching ... for mutt this
looks something like:


echo "Message ..."| mutt -s Subject -a file recipient


uid0sd 11-01-2007 01:40 PM

Thanks for the speedy response, works fine! A round of beers for Tink...!

Tinkster 11-01-2007 02:01 PM

Welcome, and thanks for the beer; could do with some despite the early hours ;}


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