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Old 09-03-2009
The header of a working script matches my non functioning script.
# 9  
Old 09-03-2009
Can you provide more information about your environment?
What OS are you using?
What version of perl are you using?
What shell are you running the script from?
What is your PATH?
What user are you running this script as? What user do you run the working script as?
Have you removed the second quotation mark identified by jambesh in an earlier response and tried the script again?

Provide as much detail as you can - it helps to eliminate the guesswork on our side.
# 10  
Old 09-03-2009

Originally Posted by xmaverick
What should happen when i execute the perl -e 'use strict;' on the command prompt. I didn't get anything on the prompt.

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If i attempt to execute a different script it will work from the directory in which i'm running the current script that fails. This tells me that the path is correct.
It is syntactically correct in my system -Pls check the compilation out put

bash-3.2$ cat
#!/usr/bin/perl -w
use strict;
use warnings;

my $baseDir = '/export/home/omcadmin/bin';
my $attachment = "$baseDir/message.txt";

my $from = '';
my $to = '';
my $cc = '';
my $subj = 'Testing';
my $body = 'TEST';

my $cmd = "uuencode $attachment |mailx -s $subj -c $cc $to -f $from";

bash-3.2$ perl -wc syntax OK
# 11  
Old 09-04-2009
I finally got the script to work after several modifications:

#!/usr/bin/perl -w

use strict;
use warnings;

my $attachment = 'something.jpg';

my $from = '';
my $to = '';
my $cc = '';
my $subj = 'Testing';
my $body = 'TEST';

my $cmd = "uuencode $attachment $attachment | mailx -r $from -s $subj -c $cc $to";
system ("$cmd);

I finally got the code to send attachments. Now, i'm trying to figure out how to include the body into my statement.

Sorry bothering everyone regarding this problem.
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