|  support |  documentation |  report a bug |  advanced search |  search howto |  statistics |  random bug |  login
Bug #11950 not sending e-mail at all
Submitted: 2001-07-07 18:08 UTC Modified: 2002-04-08 00:00 UTC
Avg. Score:4.6 ± 0.8
Reproduced:4 of 4 (100.0%)
Same Version:0 (0.0%)
Same OS:0 (0.0%)
From: bogo at cyberdude dot com Assigned:
Status: No Feedback Package: Mail related
PHP Version: 4.0.5 OS: Debian Linux
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
View Add Comment Developer Edit
Welcome! If you don't have a Git account, you can't do anything here.
You can add a comment by following this link or if you reported this bug, you can edit this bug over here.
Block user comment
Status: Assign to:
Bug Type:
From: bogo at cyberdude dot com
New email:
PHP Version: OS:


 [2001-07-07 18:08 UTC] bogo at cyberdude dot com
A call to the mail function in the form:

   mail .....

will not send an e-mail. Using the following format:

  $something = mail .....

will send the e-mail correctly.

I've encoutered this problem using the free web hosting provided by, who are using Debian Linux.


Add a Patch

Pull Requests

Add a Pull Request


AllCommentsChangesGit/SVN commitsRelated reports
 [2001-07-09 03:57 UTC]
hm, i can't really belive this ...

can you provide some example code
a little bit more complete?
 [2001-08-10 11:07 UTC]
no feedback
 [2002-03-06 17:55 UTC] surak at surak dot eti dot br
It happens the same to me when the mail server is running qmail, no matter the os.
 [2002-03-07 00:37 UTC]
Please upgrade to a newer version and see if the problem still exists.
 [2002-04-08 00:00 UTC] php-bugs at lists dot php dot net
No feedback was provided for this bug for over a month, so it is
being suspended automatically. If you are able to provide the
information that was originally requested, please do so and change
the status of the bug back to "Open".
 [2003-08-03 12:32 UTC] emaa at softhome dot net
Problem still there...
Unresolved.. Tried to find bugs in Redhat Linux, sendmail..
But NOPE.. Can send mail, but not through PHP..
Tried to upgrade too...

PHP Copyright © 2001-2024 The PHP Group
All rights reserved.
Last updated: Thu Feb 29 13:01:32 2024 UTC