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Terminal - Commands using mailx - 7 results
true | mailx -n -a MYTEXT.txt -r my@mail.com -s log -S smtp=mail.com -S smtp-auth-user=MYUSER -S smtp-auth-password=MYPASSWORD FRIEND@mail.com
2013-03-12 16:37:30
User: xmuda
Functions: mailx true
5

It is the best way i found to send a mail from the console in my centos server.

mailme(){ mailx -s "$@" $USER <<< "$@"; }
2011-10-07 08:55:47
User: sharfah
Functions: mailx
Tags: email mail mailx
2

Usage: mailme message

This is a useful function if you want to get notified about process completion or failure. e.g.

mailme "process X completed"
gotxt2imgmail() { if [ $# != 1 ]; then echo 'gotxt2imgmail < email >'; return; fi; e="$1"; f=$RANDOM.png; convert label:@- $f; echo "" | mailx -s $f -a $f $e }
2011-08-24 12:05:05
User: meathive
Functions: echo mailx
0
sudo /sbin/ifconfig | gotxt2imgmail you@example.com
cat private-file | gpg2 --encrypt --armor --recipient "Disposable Key" | mailx -s "Email Subject" user@email.com
2009-10-19 20:38:37
User: slashdot
Functions: cat mailx
2

This is a quick and easy way of encrypting files in a datastream, without ever really creating an output file from gpg. Useful with cron also, when file(s) have to be sent based on a set schedule.

$(while [ ! -z "$(pgrep rsync)" ]; do echo; done; echo "rsync done" | mailx user@example.com) > /dev/null &
2009-08-14 19:46:59
User: matthewbauer
Functions: echo mailx
0

This will email user@example.com a message with the body: "rsync done" when there are no processes of rsync running. This can be changed for other uses by changing $(pgrep rsync) to something else, and echo "rsync done" | mailx user@example.com to another command.

(uuencode foo.txt foo.txt; uuencode /etc/passwd passwd.txt)|mailx -s "Pandaren!" someone@cmdfu.com
2009-06-15 11:34:51
User: LrdShaper
Functions: mailx uuencode
1

If you're users have ever asked your script to email their reports in separate attachments instead of tar'ring them into one file, then you can use this. You'll need the mailx package of course. In Unix you'd want to add an additional parameter "-m"

(uuencode foo.txt foo.txt; uuencode /etc/passwd passwd.txt)|mailx -m -s "Hooosa!" someone@cmdfu.com

mailx bar@foo.com -s "HTML Hello" -a "Content-Type: text/html" < body.htm
2009-05-19 04:49:26
User: ethanmiller
Functions: mailx
Tags: mail smtp html
2

Note, this works because smtp is running