[lug] Procmail autoresponder

Hugh Brown hugh at vecna.com
Sat Feb 16 09:48:31 MST 2002

If simple is all you need, try out vacation

Add a user account named resumes and then setup the .forward file
appropriately after setting up the vacation program.


On Fri, 2002-02-15 at 12:51, Harris, James wrote:
> Hi all -
> I woud like to setup a quick autoresponder for resume submission to our
> domain to acknowledge that we have received the submission.  The email would
> then get forwarded to a human behind the scenes.  I've spent the morning
> searching the web and I'm feeling a bit overwhelmed with options.  It
> appears that procmail would do the job well, but as is the trend with
> anything *nix, there are almost too many options for my little brain to
> parse through.
> The systems I would like to have intercepting and responding are RH 7.0
> running Sendmail and procmail.
> Does anyone have any experience with this and any recommendations for
> finding the easiest, most efficient, most secure way to do this.  I don't
> want to reinvent the wheel for the 10^8 time.
> Thanks!
> Jim Harris

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