best/easiest commandline email program for mass-email
Karl F. Larsen
klarsen1 at gmail.com
Wed Jan 27 21:21:25 UTC 2010
Alex Janssen wrote:
> Alex Janssen wrote:
>> I must send personalized email to our clients, about 2500. So I figured
>> on putting together each with a shell script and then sending the file
>> with a commandline email program. I was looking for suggestions on what
>> might be the best package to install for this. I have seen a suggestion
>> for a program called "mail", but I can't figure out what package to
>> install to get it. I looked at the list presented by Synaptic, but
>> there's a boat load of programs related to email.
>> If anyone has done this sort of thing, I'd sure appreciate your suggestions.
>> -Ubuntu 9.10 on several computers since version 5.04
> Please, pardon me for replying to myself, but I found and installed
> mailx. Whats the best configuration for me to use?
Please use apt-get install mailutils to be able use mail
either on your own LAN or on the Internet.
The way you use mail is to in a terminal type mail.
Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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