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Script to attach latest files of directories in a mail.

Hello Folks,

I am looking for the script which will go to directory and check for the latest 5 files and send a mail to attaches these files to user.

Kindly guide.

Regards
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See last sentence of my post of 4 days ago. Please show some efforts of your own.
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Code:
#!/bin/sh
loc=/test/DPI_INVESTIG/Sadiq/work_area
cd $loc
SUBJECT="TEST for attachment mail"
FILE=`find . | tail -5`
echo "$FILE" |mailx -s "$SUBJECT" -a $FILE abc@gmail.com

I am getting 1 file as attachment, Kinldy guide.

Last edited by RudiC; 01-23-2018 at 09:42 AM.. Reason: removed QUOTE tags.
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Not sure if you want file names or file contents attached, but try to enclose $FILE in double quotes.
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Hammer & Screwdriver tail -5 with ls -ltr

Code:
cd ABC
ls -ltr | tail -5 >>/ABC/text.txt

/usr/sbin/sendmail -t abcattheratexyz.com < /ABC/text.txt


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Dear RudiC

i need files to be attached. like 5 files of the directory . thats need to be attached and send to user mail id.
# 7  
Not sure and can't test:
Try to
- create a comma separated attachment list
- use several -a options, one for each of the to be attached files.

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