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This is using Redhat Linux Enterprise server 6.9. I am thinking of using "mail" command to send mail to external email address using my gmail account. This is how I configure,

    a. logon as root, and touch and vi .mailrc, with following settings:

        account gmail {
        set smtp=smtps://
        set smtp-auth=login
        set smtp-auth-password=<my user1 password>
        set ssl-verify=ignore
   b. Do a test mail sending,

       echo "this is a test mail" | mail -s "subject: mail relay testing" -r "UserA-GMail<>"

The above mail sent out successfully. However, this mail ended up in my usera's junkmail folder. The Sender email address appear as "USERA-GMail". replying to this email is working.

My question is, does this configuration works? anyway to improve it?
thanks in advance.
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