mail a file using mail utility

how to mail a file from /usr/local/asd.txt to the I did something likes this
mail < /usr/local/asd.txt
is it right?
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if you wanna send as attachement try this

cat file | uuencode tgt_filname | mail -s "subject"
      ^                 ^
      |                 +--- attachment FILENAME for the target host to use
      +--- attachment CONTENT from the source host

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"mail < /usr/local/asd.txt
is it right?"

this will make the content of asd.txt as the mail body and send an email to

if you wanna to send like this with a suject, as the -s option.
sorry typo

add the -s option
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