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sendmail issue

sendmail issue

sendmail issue

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Hi,  Whenever I call sendmail from a script I use:

/usr/lib/sendmail

but I have seen some scripts that use:

/usr/lib/sendmail -t

What does that extra -t do?

fortytwo
will@hellacool.co.uk
my test site

RE: sendmail issue

It means that sendmail should read the message to work out who to send the email to -- rather than taking them from the command line.

Any addresses on the command line will *not* receive email even if specified in a To:, Cc:, or Bcc: line in the email.

Mike
michael.j.lacey@ntlworld.com
Cargill's Corporate Web Site

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