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sendmail in perl script

Posted on 2008-06-17
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I have this bit of code in my perl script.

open STDOUT,'|sendmail user@domain.com' or die $!

How can change this send an attachment, body as well as subject? Please advise.
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Ditto on the MIME::Lite suggestion.
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I can't download any modules on the box. I need to use some unix mail command .....
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What's the restriction on using modules?

To use sendmail, you do
open MAIL, "|/usr/lib/sendmail -t" or die;
print MAIL <<EOF;
To: some@address
From: someother@address
Subject: My subject
 
Body of the mail
EOF
 
close MAIL;

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I dont' have the perms to dowonload. But in the above code how do i attach the file
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When you say you don't have permission to download, do you mean your company policy disallows it, or you are not connected to the Internet?
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company policy.
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