Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

I am looking for a command line mailers which support SSL and authentication.
So far I tried 'blat' but it doesn't support SSL.

Any suggestions?

OS is Windows.

share|improve this question

migrated from Jun 11 '10 at 9:06

This question came from our site for professional and enthusiast programmers.

swaks supports both - it needs Perl to work, though.

share|improve this answer

Try SendEmail:

SendEmail is a lightweight, command line SMTP email client. If you have the need to send email from a command line, this free program is perfect: simple to use and feature rich. It was designed to be used in bash scripts, batch files, Perl programs and web sites, but is quite adaptable and will likely meet your requirements. SendEmail is written in Perl and is unique in that it requires NO MODULES. It has an intuitive and flexible set of command-line options, making it very easy to learn and use.

enter image description here

share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.