blat Alternatives for Linux

    blat is not available for Linux but there are a few alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is mailsend-go, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked six alternatives to blat and four of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to blat are sSMTP (Free, Open Source), sendEmail (Free, Open Source) and Mailer (Free).

    This page was last updated Jul 24, 2021

    1. mailsend-go is a command line tool to send mail via SMTP protocol. This is the golang incarnation of the C version of mailsend. However, this version is much simpler and all the heavy lifting is done by the package gomail.
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      it seems to work but doesnt raise an error for some wrong parameters
      Positive comment 24 days ago

    2. sSMTP is a simple MTA to deliver mail from a computer to a mail server. sSMTP is simple and lightweight, there are no daemons or anything hogging up CPU; Just sSMTP. Unlike Exim4, sSMTP does not receive mail, expand aliases, or manage a queue.
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    3. 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.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Free utility to send emails from the command line. No Installation. All contained in one file. MIME detection based on file extension. Multiple recipients (to/cc/bcc). SMTP SSL/TLS support. SMTP Authentication (clear). Environment variable support.
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