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# 1  
Old 08-25-2011
Problem with uuencode


I am trying to send an attachment through UNIX to the mail box. But along with the attachments I am also receiving junk data as a text file, Suppose "Hi" is the subject of the mailx command then along with the attachment I am getting Hi.txt also.

Below are the commands which I used : -

mailx -s "Hi" << EOF
`uuencode myFile.CSV myFile.CSV`

The Hi.txt file contains : -


Please advise.
# 2  
Old 08-25-2011
uuencode myFile.CSV myFile.CSV | mailx -s "Hi"

# 3  
Old 08-25-2011
try this ..
$ uuencode myFile.csv myFile.csv | mailx -s "Hi"

# 4  
Old 08-25-2011

Thank you for your reply.

I am still getting the junk data.

Please advice.
# 5  
Old 08-25-2011
Is the file is readable in unix ? and is csv file is generated in windows ?
# 6  
Old 08-25-2011
The Hi.txt file contains below data : -


and *.CSV file data is also readable which is generated throgh informatica.
# 7  
Old 08-25-2011
Hello All,

Due to some unknown ( to me atleast ) , I too getting the junk data with this approach.

uname -a
HP-UX avalon B.11.11 U 9000/800 3547052374 unlimited-user license

Below worked for me with sendmail command

(echo "Subject : Hi"
 echo "Hi , This is a test mail"
 uuencode myFile.CSV myFile.CSV) | /usr/sbin/sendmail emailid

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