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PHP mail() function not working in Mac OS X

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Here's how it's going: host> echo "Hey my man" | mail -s "Testing" myaddress@gmail.com Then, in /var/log/mail.log: Sep 13 12:08:31 host postfix/pickup[738]: EB0535EF3F3: uid=501 ...
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Terminal mail delivery delay in Mac OS X

I'm using mail from the Mac OS X terminal to send the results of a database query to me via email. Most of the time it works, but sometimes there is a long delay before the mail arrives (often when ...