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Everything about the email is sending except the message text does anyone know what the issue could be?

 

here is the block of code that sends the email

Thanks in advance :D

$image = "http://www.visualrealityink.com/dev/clients/arzan/snell_form/images/email.png";
 	 echo "got to process form";
	$target_path = "upload/";                   
	$path = $target_path = $target_path . basename( $_FILES['file']['name']);                  
	$boundary = '-----=' . md5( uniqid ( rand() ) );

	$message .= "Content-Type: application/msword; name=\"my attachment\"\n";
	$message .= "Content-Transfer-Encoding: base64\n";
	$message .= "Content-Disposition: attachment; filename=\"$path\"\n\n";


	echo $path;
	$fp = fopen($path, 'r');
	do //we loop until there is no data left
	{
			$data = fread($fp, 8192);
			if (strlen($data) == 0) break;
			$content .= $data;
		  } while (true);
	$content_encode = chunk_split(base64_encode($content));
	$message .= $content_encode . "\n";
	$message .= "--" . $boundary . "\n";
	$message .= $image . "<br />" . $_POST['name'] . "submitted a resume on our website. Please review the applications and contact the candidate if their resume is a fit for any open opportunities with the company. <br><br> Thank you. <br><br> SEI Team";
	$headers  = "From: \"Me\"<me@example.com>\n";
	$headers .= "MIME-Version: 1.0\n";
	$headers .= "Content-Type: multipart/mixed; boundary=\"$boundary\"";
	mail('george@visualrealityink.com', 'Email with attachment from PHP', $headers, $message);

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when I do

mail( $to, $subject, $body, $headers );

the message is never sent, this is per the instructions

Description

bool mail ( string $to , string $subject , string $message [, string $additional_headers [, string $additional_parameters ]] )

however when I run
mail( $to, $subject, $headers, $body );

the email is sent but the body of the message is blank.

 

Seems to be an odd trade off either the attachment gets delivered with no body text, or the email doesn't get delivered at all. Anyone ever had similar issues? Or know what could be causing it to go haywhire?

 

Thanks again

:confused:

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