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rmail — handle remote mail received via uucp

Synopsis

rmail [-D domain] [-T] user ...

Description

Rmail interprets incoming mail received via  uucp(1),  collapsing “From” lines in the form generated  by  mail.local(8)  into a single line of the form “return-path!sender”,  and passing the processed mail on to  sendmail(8).

Rmail is explicitly designed for use with  uucp  and  sendmail.

Flags

-D

Use the specified domain instead of the default domain of “UUCP”.

-T

Turn on debugging.

See Also

uucp(1),  mail.local(8),  sendmail(8)

History

The rmail program appeared in  4.2BSD.

Bugs

Rmail should not reside in  /bin.

Info

$Date: 2013-11-22 20:51:53 $