Automatic notification of new mail
You can configure your environment so that you are notified
whenever new mail is sent to you, even if you are not in mail.
To do this, set the MAIL shell variable to the pathname
of your system mailbox. For example, if you
are using the Bourne or Korn shells, you might set:
You must set the mail
shell variable if you are using the C shell:
For details on how to set environment variables, see
``Setting environment variables''.
setenv mail /usr/spool/mail/login
Redirecting incoming messages to other folders
Making mail execute commands at startup
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SCO OpenServer Release 5.0.7 -- 11 February 2003