Email on reboot

Adam Funk a24061 at
Wed Aug 15 19:34:29 UTC 2007

On 2007-08-14, Bart Silverstrim wrote:

> After a quick reconfigure of exim (don't ask, didn't even need it until 
> now...) it appears to be workin' like a champ.  I didn't want to try 
> sticking something into rc.local if there was some already automated way 
> of telling Ubuntu to notify me of such events.

I'd just assumed (yeah, yeah) since you said "server" in your original
post that it had a running MTA.  If your mailing needs are simple you
might want to look at the ssmtp or nullmailer packages.  (Disclaimer:
I haven't tried them; I use Exim; YMMV.)

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