Re: Sending eMail

Josh Hillman ( (no email) )
Mon, 20 Apr 1998 10:21:31 -0400

> From:
> I'm not sure about the perl script but I believe there is an
> file in Fp98 that needs to have the mail server set in it. FP98 forms use
> this for mailing the script. It can be global or virtual site specific. I
> for the life of me can not remember the exact ini file name but it is in
> FP98 docs on the cd.

A line needs to be added to c:\winnt\frontpg.ini:
[FrontPage 3.0]
FrontPageRoot=C:\Program Files\Microsoft FrontPage

Stop/restart the Web Publishing service from the Control Panel.

Josh Hillman

> At 06:20 PM 4/18/98 -0400, you wrote:
> >Can't get eMail from either a perl script or from MS FrontPage98
> >forms. Could it be that 'cause the eMail is a different machine than
> >the WWW server, and NT 4.0/IIS4 send it over? In perl a .txt file is
> >created for the eMail and BLAT sends it just fine when run from the
> >DOS prompt...Won't do it from Perl or FrontPage though. All the other
> >stuff works find from the same script, i. e., updates data file and
> >creates .txt files.
> >
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