Googled a lot but couldn't find tutorials about how to send emails from Windows command line. After playing with the mail tools in Cygwin, found it's pretty straightforward and put it up here for future reference.
- Install cygwin if you don't have it. (It's handy if you are familiar with the linux toolchain!).
email-configin cygwin command line. It's very straightforward to configure. Choose SMTP server, with no authentication, no TLS in the
And that's it. Try
echo This is a test email | email -s "test" email@example.com to test.
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