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From Nick Kew <>
Subject Re: Sending email from an Apache content generator
Date Thu, 31 May 2007 13:26:17 GMT
On Thu, 31 May 2007 08:17:13 -0500
"Frank Jones" <> wrote:

> What's a good way to send an email from a handler module? Is
> system("mail") OK or is there a better way?

That'll work if you don't care about performance or security.

To fix the security, hack up a perl/cgi prototype and fix
the issues that perl's taint checking complains of.  To fix
performance, drop the fork.

Nick Kew

Application Development with Apache - the Apache Modules Book

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