Sending email attachments from command line. [was Re: Sendmail listening on localhost.localdomain]

Steven Hanley sjh at
Sat Aug 17 10:20:27 EST 2002

On Fri, Aug 16, 2002 at 09:32:51PM +1000, Rasjid Wilcox wrote:
> On Fri, 16 Aug 2002 9:15 pm, Leigh Finch wrote:
> > While were on the topic of sendmail, anyone have any ideas on how to send
> > email with attachments on the command line with the sendmail command? for
> > example a cron script that sends me log files every friday?
> I use sendEmail, a very nice perl script that seems to do the job.
> The only gotcha is that the timezone is hardcoded into the script.
> Edit line 249.

About two years ago when someone else asked the question on this list I put
up a URI to something I wrote that can do it also.

it is a perl program using the Mail::Sender module.

Maybe it will be useful.

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