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Old 08-05-2009
how to send a file from aix to a email address?

how to send a file from aix to a email address? such as xxx@yahoo.com?
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Old 08-05-2009
Is that you want to send a file through mail to xxx@yahoo.com?

if so

To send the file as attachment

#uuencode <source file name> <file name> | mail -s <subject> xxx@yahoo.com

or to simply send the mail with the content of file as the body of mail

#cat <file name> | mais -s <subject> xxx@yahoo.com
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Old 08-05-2009
Here is a link to the mail command you might find helpfull

Code:
http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/pseries/v5r3/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.aix.cmds/doc/aixcmds5/sendmail.htm


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