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Sendmail auto-reply ?

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Hi, I would like to set up a reply feature on sendmail that replies to the sender once the message has been received on the server (not read), telling the sender that his message was received. How do I do this? Would it be possible to set this up for only certain users ?

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Johan
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by:joch
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On the unix system I work there is a command in /usr/bin named vacation
which is an interactive program that reacts on incoming mail. Maybe you should try
to find this.
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I do not have such a program :( There must be a way to do this via sendmail...
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The answer exists at http://enteract.com/faq/procmail.html 

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