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using sendmail from the command line to send embedded images

using sendmail from the command line to send embedded images

using sendmail from the command line to send embedded images

I can get sendmail to send html messages by sending a file shaped like this:


MIME-Version: 1.0
From: me
To: you
Subject: html without images
Content-Type: text/html; charset=us-ascii
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN">
  <meta content="text/html;charset=ISO-8859-1" http-equiv="Content-Type">
  <title>email HTML content</title>
<body bgcolor="#ffffff" text="#000000">
ok, so let me try this.<br>
lets try font changing<br>
<font face="Courier New, Courier, monospace">courier<br>
<font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">times<br>
<font face="Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif">arial<br>
<a href="http://www.tek-tips.com">tektips home page</a><br>
But how can I create a text file to pipe through sendmail that would include embedded (and not simply attached) images in the email?

RE: using sendmail from the command line to send embedded images

have you looked at a program called "mpack" ... which mime-encodes files to be sent to mail clients ... you can then send this file to sendmail.

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