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# 1  
Old 01-16-2013
How to mail a html file.?

Hi,

Can anyone tell me how to mail a html file in unix?

I have a HTML file which contains a table structure, and i want this table to be created in the mail body and mail it.

Does anyone have any suggestions.
# 2  
Old 01-16-2013
Code:
echo "Content-type: text/html" > mail.html
echo "FROM: Rocky<you@gmail.com>" >> mail.html
echo "TO: recepient@gmail.com" >> mail.html
echo "SUBJECT: Test mail" >> mail.html
cat file.html >>mail.html

cat mail.html | sendmail -t

# 3  
Old 01-16-2013
MIME (Multimedia Internet Mail Extensions) allows you specify the content type of your mail.
in the headers of your mail (ie before the first new line) you could specify
Code:
Content-type: text/html;

This will tell the mail client to render the contents as html.
# 4  
Old 01-16-2013
use this
Code:
 
CONTENT=<HTML File name>
export SUBJECT="Subject Line `date` ]"
(
echo "Subject: $SUBJECT"
echo "MIME-Version: 1.0"
echo "Content-Type: text/html"
echo "Content-Disposition: inline"
cat $CONTENT
) | /usr/sbin/sendmail $MAIL_LIST


You can use this..Smilie just make sure that sendmail is working

Last edited by Scott; 01-16-2013 at 05:59 AM.. Reason: Please use code tags

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