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I am writing sql reports to an oracle database, spooling them to a file and emailing them with mailx. I use the syntax below. The reports do not format properly, unless I use the Courier New font. How do I set this with mailx?

mailx -s "MY REPORT, date +'%D %r " -r "REPORTING SYSTEM" me@me.com< /mydir/mysql.log > /dev/null

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There isn't a font in plain text email (which mailx is sending). You need to configure your client software to use the right font.

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