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Old 05-24-2011, 02:16 PM   #1
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How do I use bashrc to redirect an executable call?


I need to redirect a /usr/sbin/sendmail command to $HOME/bin/msmtp .
The sendmail command would be coming from a PHP5 application.

I'm assuming the best way is to use .bashrc, but .htaccess is also available.

The remote server is a shared web host which is running Debian 4.0.

I do not have root access.
I have SSH access.

Any ideas?

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Originally Posted by georgejc View Post

I need to redirect a /usr/sbin/sendmail command to $HOME/bin/msmtp .
php_value sendmail_path /home/georgejc/bin/msmtp
to the relevant .htaccess file, and make sure /home/georgejc/ and /home/georgejc/bin/ and /home/georgejc/bin/msmtp are all executable (for the Apache user at least).
Old 05-26-2011, 10:03 PM   #3
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Thanks for the quick reply!

Unfortunately, when I put this in the .htaccess file, it causes a server error.

I assume I can use this, or something similar, inside a php.ini file.
I'll try that next, and post back here with my results.


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