CDONTS stands for "Collabarative Data Objects for NT Server" - you should be able draw your own conclusions from that.<BR><BR>No idea about sending email on Linux, but it MUST be out there. There's probably more generic mailers than you can shake a stick at - you know what these open-source types are like: "Why use somebody else's wheel when I can invent my own?" ;-) Try www.apache.org.<BR><BR>Dunc
You could always interface with sendmail...<BR><BR>I assume that you're writing a com object, hence the reason it's in this forum... If not, you could have just simply used Perl... That can use sendmail ot Net::Mail... Both of which have the desired effect.<BR><BR>Craig.