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Re: Email Text File

by runrig (Abbot)
on Jun 28, 2013 at 17:46 UTC ( #1041299=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Email Text File

Path should be the full path to the file (not just the directory). Filename is the 'recommended filename' that it gets attached as, and you can omit that.

Also, I'm pretty sure you can just do $report->send('sendmail');.

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Re^2: Email Text File
by PerlSufi (Friar) on Jun 28, 2013 at 18:12 UTC
    Thanks, runrig. I'm still getting problems sending it but I'll keep trying and post my code when I can
Re^2: Email Text File
by PerlSufi (Friar) on Jun 28, 2013 at 20:44 UTC
    I ended up saving it as an .xls file instead (since I needed to open it with that anyways) and changed the code to be
    $report->attach( Type=>'application/', Encoding=> 'base64', Path=> "/my/home/"."$out", Filename=> "$file"."_fixed.xls" );
    I feel like it may have been something with the encoding? I'm not sure :\
      Please break the habit of the "Useless use of quotes", i.e. uslessly double quoting lone variables...

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