Re: how to mail an attachment from a script
On Sat, Sep 15, 2001 at 08:25:33AM -0300, Christoph Simon wrote:
| On Fri, 14 Sep 2001 21:24:04 -0700 (PDT)
| "Sean 'Shaleh' Perry" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
| > On 15-Sep-2001 dman wrote:
| > >
| > > I need to set up a script to be run by crontab. This script needs to
| > > mail a (html) file as an attachment. How can I do this? I know mutt
| > > has a '-a <file>' argument, but mail doesn't have this. This script
| > > needs to run on a FreeBSD box (that I don't have root on) that doesn't
| > > have mutt.
| > It will involved installing some piece of software. There are mime tools for
| > this.
| Particularly, there is metasend (comes with metamil) which sends attachments.
Ok, found it. Thanks! I also found the FreeBSD package (it's just a
tarball) and unpacked it on the server. It works too ;-).