Posts Tagged procmail
This is something I’ve implemented several times over the last few years. The principle is simple:
- You send an email to email@example.com with TXT in the subject, and the actual text body in the email body,
- This goes to your mail server mail.yourdomain.com, and gets forwarded to the user smsuser
- A procmail recipe in smsuser‘s home dir strips out the mobile number and the body of the message, and, using o2sms, sends a regular sms to mobile_number
- The output from o2sms is sent back to you via email, so you know it all worked out ok.
It’s all free, and reliable.
This is how I went about setting it up on ubuntu: Read the rest of this entry »