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Questions tagged [email]

Sending, receiving, reading, composing, sorting, and generally working with email. For the mail(1) command line utility, see the tag /mail-command.

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HTML table is not having same font and column when sent email to using mutt [on hold]

when used the same code in https://www.w3schools.com/html/tryit.asp?filename=tryhtml_table_border its giving table with same font and column width as defined in code howver in my email its not showing ...
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Is There any Method Of Automated Delisting Blacklisted IPs for SMTP Servers?

IPs for SMTP servers get blacklisted all the time, and it's painstaking to get them delisted manually, especially if you got dozens or hundreds of SMTP servers to manage. So can we hope for any ...
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Sending email via mutt as root on RaspberryPi

I have an application that needs to run as root for access to hardware on the Raspberry Pi. In this application I need to send emails with attachments containing data. I am able to write a bash ...
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404 error syncing Google Contacts with Roundcube using CardDAV

I have a Roundcube installation running on a Debian server with the CardDAV plugin that was, until recently, successfully syncing contacts with my G Suite account. Today I noticed it had stopped ...
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Why is nullmailer appending my hostname to the recipient address?

I want to set up nullmailer to relay mail to my provider's SMTP. Since the provider drops email with mismatching sender's domain and user login, I used /etc/nullmailer/allmailfrom to match the login ...
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Why does cron require MTA for logging?

Why does cron require MTA for logging? Is there any particular advantage to this? Why can't it create a log file like most other utilities?
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Exim4 and root aliases? Send a copy to root?

When setting up my raspberry pi to use local email (using exim4 as the default MTA on Raspbian/Debian), and while doing the debconf initial configuration, I was asked whether to forward root's email ...
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Quickly view e-mail attachments from the command line?

Description of the issue I'm in a terminal at least half the time and, while doing e-mail, that mostly means being ssh'd into a remote machine where I run the alpine e-mail client to check my various ...
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Roundcube Error: Connection to storage server failed

I installed Roundcube on a Debian server running Dovecot, Postfix, mySQL for mail, and postfixadmin. Then I installed Roundcube. I have another server with the same configuration. I can send and ...
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Implement a script in Solaris when usage in all filesys >90% & send a mail i dont know how to send mail from script

Script in Solaris when usage in all filesystem >90% & send a mail i don't know how to send mail from script #!/bin/bash # Outputs alert if filesystem is above 90% { for fs in $(df -hk | ...
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Get number of emails in specific directory on mail server

I am trying to find a way to connect to a mail server and find out how many emails there are in a specific directory. In this specific case, it is the Spam directory in my Gmail account. I am not ...
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Which permissions do I need in order to send someone else / root files?

So I was playing a little with permissions in my system and then I noticed there is no permission specified for sending the file somewhere else. I tried, as a simple user, the following command: ...
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Protecting an email-proxy (Gmail) account being used by a Mail Transfer Agent (MTA)

On Debian LAMP with different PHP based CMSs I use the MTA sSMTP to send email via an email proxy (Gmail); the emails I send are only contact-form inputs transferred from any such CMS to my own email ...
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Centos 7 / FreePBX14 Distro Email

I am trying to find out what mail service is being used to send voicemail to email on Centos 7 / FreePBX14 Distro.
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Method to automatically email if a drive goes offline (or a USB port is restarted)

Is there a quick and easy method to send an email (I already have automatic emails coming from the server for other events - I just need to be able to send one for this specific event) if a USB port ...
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procmailrc-Killfile for recipient addresses?

I want to block mails with certain recipient addresses using procmailrc (temporary addresses that now only receive spam). I found a code sample for using a killfile/blacklist, but it only applies to ...
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Who is marc, the default receiver of root mail in /etc/aliases?

Is 'marc' some person in the Linux/Unix community? In /etc/aliases on a default centos install, the bottom line reads: # Person who should get root's email # root: marc Or is it just a ...
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How to send emails from multiple domains

I have a number of Drupal websites running under several different domains. These websites must be able to send emails to users. Furthermore, I have a Zimbra mail server running. In Drupal I can ...
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Why cron doesn't stop sending emails even redirecting to /dev/null

I have some cron tasks, and some of them doesn't stop sending me emails. An example task are: */2 * * * * php app/console mautic:email:fetch > /dev/null 2>&1 (All ...
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evolution mail and exchange tls

Was informed this week Microsoft is about to lock down their exchange servers and allow tls1.2 only. I run evolution for mail and it is currently working nice with Exchange online. Does evolution mail ...
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mail fails with Name service error Host Not Found [on hold]

when attempting to send mail I get Name Service error Host not found. This happens when using mail command: mail root@office1.oraclebox mail root@office1.oraclebox.com mail root@office1.oraclebox.vm ...
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Move line that matches pattern to top of file (multiple files)

I've got a folder containing roughly 4000 text files, each of which contains an email and its headers. I want to convert all the files in the folder to one .mbox file, but to do that I need every ...
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Sendmail migration: Replicating all incoming mails to another mailserver

I am migrating a mailserver running sendmail 8.14.3 to a postfix server. The MDA on the new server is Dovecot. In order to ensure a seamless transition, it would be best if incoming mails are ...
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Pine Email Client and MFA

Can anyone describe how to deploy a Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) solution (such as DUO) to the text based email client Pine (out of the University of Washington)? Many University's have ...
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Claws Mail: import messages + folder structure from Thunderbird

I've exported a folder structure with several messages and subdirectories from Thunderbird to mbox files. I'm trying to import this to Claws via file>import mbox file... but, so far, it works only ...
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Sendmail authinfo for multiple users on the same relay?

I'm attempting to set up sendmail to use the mailgun smtp relay for some email invoices our company sends out. However, these are originating from a handful of different domains and when I try to set ...
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Hide “You have old mail” message when logging into shell?

I have a mail system set up on my server (Postfix + Dovecot) that I use for personal and sys-admin email. Every time I login via shell (for all of my accounts), the message "You have old mail." is ...
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Sending attachments with GNU mail to @kindle.com

Background: I'm trying to set up a server to regularly pull RSS feeds, package them up in a mobi-ebook and send them to my kindle. Problem: If I configure the server to send to my @kindle.com email ...
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Why does cron use MTA to send emails, while we use MUA to send emails?

I have looked at the definitions of MTA, MUA, MDA, for example, https://ccm.net/contents/116-how-email-works-mta-mda-mua and https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Email_agent_(infrastructure) In Lubuntu, the ...
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With “reject_sender_login_mismatch” I can no longer send email [duplicate]

I've added "reject_sender_login_mismatch" to "smtpd_sender_restrictions" as was suggested to me. Now I get this when sending an email: <my_email@my_domain.com>: Sender address rejected: not ...
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I can't send email via my own Postfix anymore due to enforced restrictions that I made

Until recently my server with Postfix has worked well. Then I enforced some restrictions to a) combat spam b) disable sending emails to me on behalf on my own name -- I have begun receiving emails ...
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Mailman auto-unsubscribe by bounce while all mail ids are valid in the list

I am working on Mailman version 2.1.12-14.el6.x86_64 and sendmail that came inbuilt with RHEL 6.0. My mailman does not directly send mails to the destined domains. It relays to another appliance ...
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How to get traditional email clients to send email which appears normal in Gmail?

A considerate friend informed me recently that emails I send (with Neomutt; could be Mutt or Gnus or Pine) look funny on his device: Apparently Google doesn't invest much effort in properly ...
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What utility can add a delivered_to line to an email based on To: and Cc:?

TLDR: I need a utility that reads an email and looks at the To: and Cc: fields to find an email address from a list of knows addresses. If it finds one I want it to output the email with an extra ...
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Add file (as attachment) to existing email

Is there a way to add a file to an existing email with mutt? It is an archived (i.e. old) email and I’d like to add a pdf to it for reference. Of course, it’s possible to forward / resend it to ...
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View attached mails in mutt

I'm just trying to view an attached MIME mail (no, this isn't a spelling mistake, there is a mail attached) in mutt, but, as the attachment is recognized as text/plain, mutt just shows up the header ...
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how to mask email address joebl**@******.*** using sed/awk/grep/etc [duplicate]

I have some emails where I would like to mask all characters except the last 2 before the @ sign and mask everything after that. For example: <joeblow@joeblow.com> Desired output: <joebl**...
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How to add Date: header to received emails without break DKIM signatures

Some server send email without Date header, and Thunderbird doesn't recognize the date.So, I want to use following settings and add Date header. local_header_rewrite_clients = permit_inet_interfaces, ...
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Claws Mail gpg uid

I have a gnupg keyring with three uids. When sending an email using Claws Mail the default identity (myself1@firstmail.com) is always used to sign the mail regardless of the mail account used to send ...
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Sync gmail using mbsync (isync) on debian linux using XOAUTH2

I am trying to sync my mails from gmail to my local mail server using mbsync. But i keep getting an error Error: SASL(-4): no mechanism available: No worthy mechs found Here is my .mbsyncrc file: #...
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Bypass some domains in exim $message_body if condition

I have a custom exim email filter, sample of which is shown below. Just trying to work out how to bypass the "$message_body contains" part of my filter for specific sender domain names such as ".com" ...
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Notification email when someone SSH Linux Centos7 workstation (output of the command who)

My Linux workstation is part of a shared Network. I would like to receive a notification email every time someone SSH my workstation. For that purpose, I opened the file ~/.bash_profile in gedit (my ~/...
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Mixing local and remote IMAP folders in Neo/Mutt and iSync?

I've currently got Neo/Mutt configured alongside iSync for a few different accounts. Everything syncs up and I've got the Mutt client configured roughly how I want it. However, I run into issues when ...
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Slice between two strings (email + word) [closed]

I need a way to slice everything after an email appears and before certain text appears. Example formats are shown here: email@email.com:0:3rw3e:weofkew:StackOverflow= email@email.com:19.2132.1:...
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Design of Watchdog Alert System to Detect Missing Periodic Emails [closed]

I'm looking for ideas on how to automatically receive an alert (by email would be nice) if a specific periodic email were not to arrive. I would not necessarily have access to the system that ...
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Does /usr/bin/mail have a queue?

RHEL 5 I'm using a perl service monitoring script (written by a colleague that is no longer with the company) running on an old RHEL 5 box. If a service is down, it sends an email alert to the root ...
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Sylpheed not auto checking IMAP accounts

I just installed Sylpheed 3.5.1 from the Debian repository. I configured my 3 IMAP accounts (2 GMail and a Yahoo Mail), and they all work properly, sending and receiving mail as they should be. I ...
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Capture of logs in HTML and send via email?

I have created a script to shutdown Oracle database but unable to send the output of shutdown while the database shutdown completes successfully. I only receive email of the echo part but not the ...
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How to group mails by sender and sort them by the time received by sender in mutt

How to group mails by sender and sort them by the time received by sender in mutt? I have tried the following: set sort = sender set sort_aux = date-received Are there any tips? Am I setting the ...
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Securing ManageSieve Dovecot plugin

I've recently setup and configured dovecot and roundcube with managesieve and have been able to configure sieve through the roundcube plugin successfully. I've noticed that there is a Thunderbird ...