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Old 07-26-2009
not able to see date in the email

cat test3.txt | mailx -s " COE status ${date} <NOT OK> " emailid@server.com

I am expecting a date in the email subject but above doesnot work

i am using ksh shell

pls help

Thanks.
# 2  
Old 07-26-2009
${} used for string operations.

use $() -- fork.

Code:
cat test3.txt | mailx -s "COE status $(date)" someone@domain.com

# 3  
Old 07-26-2009
Code:
cat test3.txt | mailx -s "COE status on `date`" emailid@server.com

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