mhmail(1mh)mhmail(1mh)Namemhmail - send or read mail
Syntaxmhmail [ addrs ... ] [ options ]
The program is intended as a replacement for the standard mail pro‐
grams, and See and for more details of these mail programs. When
invoked without arguments, it simply invokes to incorporate new mes‐
sages from the user's maildrop. When one or more users is specified, a
message is read from the standard input and spooled to a temporary
file. then invokes with the name of the temporary file as its argument
to deliver the message to the specified user.
Normally, people will use and to send messages.
Specifies the text of the message. If it is specified, then
the standard input is not read.
-cc addrs Specifies addresses to be placed in the cc: field of the mes‐
Specifies the content of the From: header of the draft. The
address given is placed in the From: field of the message.
The Sender: field is filled in correctly by
-help Prints a list of the valid options for this command.
-mts smtp Specifies the mail system over which mail is sent. The only
value allowed is smtp, which is the standard ULTRIX mail sys‐
tem. Additional values are supported only for use with other
Provides the text of the Subject: field of the message.
Messages with a null body part will not be sent by You must include
some body text in all messages to be sent by
For this version, the -mts option only supports the value smtp. Addi‐
tional values are supported for use only with other mail systems.
Program to incorporate a maildrop into a folder.
Program to deliver a message.
Temporary copy of message.
See Alsoinc(1mh), post(8mh)mhmail(1mh)