[GE users] echo "blah" | mail -s "test" me at my.address not working in qsub'd jobs

griznog griznog at gmail.com
Tue Aug 17 17:06:52 BST 2010

On Tue, Aug 17, 2010 at 11:40 AM, reuti <reuti at staff.uni-marburg.de> wrote:
> the `mail` command will fork the actual send-mail process to do it in the background. As the job exits really fast, it will be killed when the job exits - hence a `sleep 15` or alike should help.


Thanks, this was exactly the problem. Adding a sleep gives the mail
command time to finish up.



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