• C

Send e-mail with an attachment!

Dear all,


I would like to write an application in Unix platform which can send an email and also it can attach a file.

Can anyone tell me the algorithm how to do it?


Thanks!

Benson
benson031397Asked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

jhanceCommented:
It's not an algorithm but rather a message format that does attachments.  On unix you can send messages with mail or sendmail but to do an attachment you should use MIME.  Here are details:

http://www.oac.uci.edu/indiv/ehood/MIME/MIME.html

Just format the message in a valid format using MIME and feed it to sendmail.
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
benson031397Author Commented:
Can anyone tell me there is any C source code about encode all the file in MIME message format?
 
0
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
C

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.