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How to send email from ssmtp with HTML

I want to send an HTML report that is piped from another command, eg: mycommandthatprintshtml | mail someone@hostname.com . When I do this currently, it prints all the html tags. Is there a way I can ...
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Why am I getting inconsistent IP values from icanhazip.com or curlmyip.com?

I wrote a bash script and appended to my crontab to query my IP address every minute, and if it is not the same with the previous query it sends me an e-mail to inform me for the IP address change. ...
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Setup GMX email with SSMTP

I setup the simplest outgoing email server possible with ssmtp. It is giving me the error Authorization failed (535 Authentication credentials invalid). Here is my configuration without comments: # ...
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ssmtp: Cannot open mail:25

I've installed ssmtp and then edited the ssmtp.conf file so could try sending a mail but says cannot open mail:25 however in the conf file I set it to gmail port 467 and I am pretty sure everything ...
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How can I configure two mails for two different users in Ubuntu

I am struggling with configuring two mails for two different users in Ubuntu. Like if I login with User1 then whenever I use the command mail, it should send mail from user1@gmail.com. And when User2 ...
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Calling an email script from another script using ssmtp on ubuntu

I have an issue with a script, which works fine except that it only sends email when I run it directly from the shell but when called during crontab it doesn't send the emails. There are 2 scripts ...
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After updating sSMTP to version 2.61 I cannot send mail via gmail

I updated sSMTP to version 2.61 and now when I try to us it I receive the following error: ssmtp: Cannot open smtp.gmail.com:587 I can connect via telnet to their address, but sSMTP seems to get ...
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How to disable SMTP Auth Plain for James-2.3.2. on Slackware 14.0?

I am trying to disable SMTP Auth plain for James-2.3.2 on Slackware 14.0. Has anyone successfully done this without changing the source code?
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Where is the setting for sending email to a system user with ssmtp?

I'm using ssmtp for sending email (the setting is below) Now when i run a cron command or an at command, mail is sent to michel@mypi which is username @ machinename Now ofcourse this is not a ...
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How can I send attachment with ssmtp in Linux?

I can send email from my gmail account by ssmtp in Linux now. But how can I attach files to the email?
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Can I make SSMTP to automatically set the “To:” header?

I'm using the ssmtp package to send e-mail via g-mail. Everything is working fine with it - the only strange thing is that if I send mail via the command line, the "to field" is funky. ssmtp ...