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Old 07-20-2016
Mailx command to include sender address

Hi,
I m using mailx to send email. I am using

Code:
sender=server name(display name)
echo "body" | mailx -s "subject" -b "bcc address" "to address" -- -f "$sender".

I should get email with sender as only display name. In stead i am getting displayname@server address.

Please suggest


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Last edited by rbatte1; 07-20-2016 at 10:08 AM..
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Old 07-20-2016
Code:
mailx -r "sender name string goes here"   [rest of command options]

Experiment with that and see if you get what you want.

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