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Old 05-11-2005, 10:10 AM   #1
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mailx and slackware

I've tried putting this as the last line of my rc.local

mailx -s 'Machine booted'

but it does not work. Its works ok from the prompt as root. I even tried putting it into .sh script and gave it chmod 777, but it still did not help.

Any ideas?

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Old 05-11-2005, 10:27 AM   #2
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try adding the '-r <fromuser>' flag to it
Old 05-11-2005, 10:35 AM   #3
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It asks for a subjest?


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