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Mailing from Vim

Terminal - Mailing from Vim
w: !mailx -s "Some subject" [email protected]
2010-09-23 17:52:38
User: yababay
Mailing from Vim


There are 3 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives

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you should give more information of what this exactly does...

Comment by Weboide 238 weeks and 2 days ago

he is trying to send the current file (buffer) by email. Seems to be an error. The following work, but I am sure there must be better ways.

:!cat % | mail -s "a file" [email protected]

The above cats the file to mail. Done from inside vim. Good for plain text, notes, etc Or..

:!mpack -s "sending %" % [email protected]

This is better for source code, since it gets mpacked and can be downloaded later.

Comment by sentinel 238 weeks and 1 day ago

Thank You, sentinel. Your comment is very useful.

Comment by yababay 237 weeks and 4 days ago

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