Sending E-MAIL with the attachment by single command usin mail utility

Posted on 2004-10-25
Last Modified: 2010-04-21
Could anyone share the working example of
how to send e-mail with the attachment in Linix environment,
let's say I have to send e-mail by single command executed as part of the bash shell script.

Thanks all.
Question by:vitali
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    Hi vitali,
    You can use mailx and uuencode:

    uuencode < file file | mailx -s subject

    ...not pretty, but it works.


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    echo 'message' | mutt -a file -s 'subject' recipient

    To send a MIME encoded attachment

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