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Sending Multiple Attachments using MAILX

I have created a shell scripts and wanted to email users multiple attachments using mailx. I noticed that when I do a man on mailx I see and -a option for attachments. When I run a:

mailx -s "test attachments" -a include_file -a exclude_file
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I had to do a control D to send it. What is the trick to getting it to work?

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I noticed that when I do a man on mailx I see and -a option for attachments. When I run a:
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