Automating email

Charles Curley charlescurley at
Tue Sep 27 21:54:02 MDT 2005

On Tue, Sep 27, 2005 at 06:54:45PM -0600, Stephen Smith wrote:
> I'm looking for a command line email client to automate distribution of 
> reports generated by my organization.

> the newer versions of 
> mutt seem to require operator interaction.

I was curious about this statement, so went to check it out. "man
mutt" suggests that it can be run from a script. Also, mutt comes with
a script for reporting fleas (mutts having fleas, not bugs), called,
appropriately, flea. That uses sendmail.


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