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sendmail - attachment

Posted on 2002-04-22
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hi,

encountered a problem using sendmail to send attachment like excel spreadsheet or word documents...

have no problem attaching txt files though...

below is part of wat i have coded in the program... wat could possible went wrong?? hope someone can help me on this.... the mime version is 1.0

thanks in advance...

regards,
popster


Content-Type: application/octet-stream
     name="a.doc"
Content-Transfer-Encoding: binary
Content-Disposition: attachment; filename="a.doc"
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How do you send the file?

cat <filename> | uuencode <filename> | /usr/lib/sendmail user@remoteadd.domain.com

should work.

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