[Gllug] Simple Bash Script

Bruce Richardson itsbruce at workshy.org
Tue Jun 3 08:57:19 UTC 2008

On Tue, Jun 03, 2008 at 08:49:45AM +0100, John wrote:
> You should be able to send an email by echo'ing the contents to
> mail (or mutt), eg something like:
> echo "Load average to high removed from cluster
> Load currently at $LOAD
> allowed limit $NOTIFY" | mail -s "$HOST has been removed from the cluster" "$EMAIL"

If it's running from cron then it really only needs to echo the text to
stdout.  Cron will mail the output if it (and the mail system) are
properly configured.


I object to intellect without discipline.  I object to power without
constructive purpose. -- Spock
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