I have the below server i got from Internet for sending email attachment. However, the attached files comes with 0Kb.
### Adjust sender, recipient and your SMTP mailhost
my $from_address = 'firstname.lastname@example.org';
my $to_address = 'email@example.com';
my $mail_host = 'localhost';
### Adjust subject and body message
$subject = 'Weekly Mail';
my $message_body = "The information needed";
### Adjust the filenames
my $my_file_gif = '/usr/local/var/archive/';
my $your_file_gif = 'afro_samurai4.jpg';
my $my_file_zip = '/usr/local/var/archive/';
my $your_file_zip = 'CONFIGS_00_04-01-13.tar.gz';
### Create the multipart container
$msg = MIME::Lite->new (
From => $from_address,
To => $to_address,
Subject => $subject,
) or die "Error creating multipart container: $!\n";
### Add the text message part
Type => 'TEXT',
Data => $message_body
) or die "Error adding the text message part: $!\n";
### Add the GIF file
Type => 'image/jpg',
Path => $my_file_gif,
Filename => $your_file_gif,
Disposition => 'attachment'
) or die "Error adding $my_file_gif: $!\n";
### Add the ZIP file
Type => 'application/zip',
Path => $my_file_zip,
Filename => $your_file_zip,
Disposition => 'attachment;filename=*'
) or die "Error adding $my_file_zip: $!\n";
### Send the Message
MIME::Lite->send('smtp', $mail_host, Timeout=>60);
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