best/easiest commandline email program for mass-email

Patton Echols p.echols at
Fri Jan 29 08:28:14 UTC 2010

On 01/28/2010 02:23 PM, Alex Janssen wrote:
> I can't figure out how to get mailutils mail to use my ISP's smtp mail 
> server, yet.
> I type "mail me at", enter the subject and message body 
> followed by "." on a blank line.  The message goes somewhere, but where 
> I don't know.
> I see I need to do more homework, but I'm certainly open to suggestions.
Blind leading the blind here, but I found this link:


Looks like exactly what you want to do.

I am interested in hearing your results.  I need to do something similar 
and didn't want to have to configure postfix, sendmail or some other 
mail agent.

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