[CentOS] how to send mail from console

Lincoln Zuljewic Silva lincolnzsilva at gmail.com
Fri Jan 15 13:33:02 UTC 2010


Look for erros in /var/log/maillog. Do you have sendmail running?

On Fri, Jan 15, 2010 at 11:15 AM, Roland Roland <R_O_L_A_N_D at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> i'm trying to get a script to send me an email whenever a certain
> condition takes place..
> i'm afraid i dont have experience with mail command nor anything else
> related to sending emails for that matter..
>
> i googled a bit and tried using mutt and mail ...
> though i do not recieve any email in my inbox...
>
> the command im using is the following : mail -s “disk space report”
> R_O_L_A_N_D at hotmail.com
>
> should i setup a default smtp to use? where can i check for the errors
> that are taking place?
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