troubleshooting Question

How to send "tiny" email from command line (via Gmail)?

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Hi all,

I'd like to use bmail http://www.beyondlogic.org/solutions/cmdlinemail/cmdlinemail.htm or similar to send a very short, simple plain text mail (admin notification) to another email address.

From what I read on Google, one has to use the following parms:

smtp.gmail.com (use authentication)
Use Authentication: Yes
Use STARTTLS: Yes (some clients call this SSL)
Port: 465 or 587

...and account name / password as well.

...OK....

But how to configure this with a simple command line tool such as bmail?
Any other tiny!!! solution???

Thanks.
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