Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 49847
'mail' not on SysAdmin Survival CD
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:35:06 EDT
the command 'mail' is not on the SysAdmin Survival CD that comes with
Could this be included in a future version in order to allow mailing config
files out of a broken system?
mail doesn't work on a system without an MTA - and we don't have enough space
for mail+postfix or mail+sendmail (credit card sized CDs are limited to 30 MB).
You can currently use nc to mail a file out (by sending raw smtp commands).
I'm thinking about adding a script that makes this easier (but it won't have
the same parameters as "mail" - you (obviously) need to specify an smtp
Added a new mailer for 7.1.97 - hope it'll actually work for anything other
than my test cases. ;)