Mailx not able to send mail from CRON or AT. (Doc ID 1012307.1)

Last updated on MAY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8.0 to 11.1 [Release 8.0 to 11.0]
All Platforms
***Checked for relevance on 04-Jun-2014***

Symptoms

Whenever a Solaris[TM] mail client sends mail using CRON or with 'AT' command the mail bounces but works from command line (as user). The syslog file on the mail server writes dsn=5.6.0, stat=Data format error for each failed job.

Cause

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