Software to SEND log files only?

Adam Vande More amvandemore at
Tue Sep 21 20:16:36 UTC 2010

On Tue, Sep 21, 2010 at 2:56 PM, Ed Flecko <edflecko at> wrote:

> According to the FreeBSD website
> (, the easiest
> way to send mail only is to install the mail/ssmtp port.
> Does anyone have an example of a script or other method (maybe a cron
> script?) that would e-mail my log files to me daily?

That's pretty silly article if you ask me, sendmail is setup to that by

just add something like this to cron:

uuencode /path/to/logfile logfile | mail -s "logfile" youremail at

Adam Vande More

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