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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
"http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [
<!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
%general-entities;
 
<!ENTITY mailx-download-http "&sourceforge-repo;/heirloom/mailx-&mailx-version;.tar.bz2">
<!ENTITY mailx-download-ftp " ">
<!ENTITY mailx-md5sum "c13c24db8fb5f5d10b7ad148647f9909">
<!ENTITY mailx-size "269 KB">
<!ENTITY mailx-buildsize "3.2 MB">
<!ENTITY mailx-time "less than 0.1 SBU">
]>
 
<sect1 id="mailx" xreflabel="Heirloom mailx-&mailx-version;">
<?dbhtml filename="mailx.html"?>
 
<sect1info>
<othername>$LastChangedBy: randy $</othername>
<date>$Date: 2009-02-05 20:25:51 $</date>
</sect1info>
 
<title>Heirloom mailx-&mailx-version;</title>
 
<indexterm zone="mailx">
<primary sortas="a-Heirloom-mailx">Heirloom mailx</primary>
</indexterm>
 
<sect2 role="package">
<title>Introduction to Heirloom mailx</title>
 
<para>The <application>Heirloom mailx</application> package (formerly
known as the <application>Nail</application> package) contains
<command>mailx</command>, a command-line Mail User Agent derived from
Berkeley Mail which is intended to provide the functionality of the POSIX
<command>mailx</command> command with additional support for MIME messages,
IMAP (including caching), POP3, SMTP, S/MIME, message threading/sorting,
scoring, and filtering. <application>Heirloom mailx</application> is
especially useful for writing scripts and batch processing.</para>
 
<bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
<listitem>
<para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&mailx-download-http;"/></para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&mailx-download-ftp;"/></para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para>Download MD5 sum: &mailx-md5sum;</para>
</listitem>
<listitem><para>Download size: &mailx-size;</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para>Estimated disk space required: &mailx-buildsize;</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para>Estimated build time: &mailx-time;</para>
</listitem>
</itemizedlist>
 
<bridgehead renderas="sect3">Heirloom mailx Dependencies</bridgehead>
 
<bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
<para role="optional"><xref linkend="openssl"/> or
<xref linkend="nss"/>,
<xref linkend="heimdal"/> or <xref linkend="mitkrb"/> (for IMAP GSSAPI
authentication), and an
<xref linkend="server-mail"/></para>
 
<para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
<ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/mailx"/></para>
 
</sect2>
 
<sect2 role="installation">
<title>Installation of Heirloom mailx</title>
 
<para>Install <application>Heirloom mailx</application> by running the
following commands.</para>
 
<screen><userinput>make SENDMAIL=/usr/sbin/sendmail</userinput></screen>
 
<para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
 
<para>Now, as the <systemitem class='username'>root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
<screen role='root'><userinput>make PREFIX=/usr UCBINSTALL=/usr/bin/install install &amp;&amp;
ln -v -sf mailx /usr/bin/mail &amp;&amp;
ln -v -sf mailx /usr/bin/nail &amp;&amp;
install -v -m755 -d /usr/share/doc/mailx-&mailx-version; &amp;&amp;
install -v -m644 README mailx.1.html /usr/share/doc/mailx-&mailx-version;</userinput></screen>
 
</sect2>
 
<sect2 role="commands">
<title>Command Explanations</title>
 
<para><command>make SENDMAIL=/usr/sbin/sendmail</command>: This changes the
default MTA path of <command>/usr/lib/sendmail</command>.</para>
 
<para><command>make PREFIX=/usr UCBINSTALL=/usr/bin/install
install</command>: This changes the default installation path of
<filename class='directory'>/usr/local</filename> and the default
<command>install</command> command path of
<filename class='directory'>/usr/ucb</filename>.</para>
 
</sect2>
 
<sect2 role="configuration">
<title>Configuring Heirloom mailx</title>
 
<sect3 id="mailx-config">
<title>Config Files</title>
 
<para><filename>/etc/nail.rc</filename>, <filename>~/.mailrc</filename>
and <filename>~/.nailrc</filename></para>
 
<indexterm zone="mailx mailx-config">
<primary sortas="e-etc-nail.rc">/etc/nail.rc</primary>
</indexterm>
 
<indexterm zone="mailx mailx-config">
<primary sortas="e-AA.mailrc">~/.mailrc</primary>
</indexterm>
 
<indexterm zone="mailx mailx-config">
<primary sortas="e-AA.nailrc">~/.nailrc</primary>
</indexterm>
 
</sect3>
 
</sect2>
 
<sect2 role="content">
<title>Contents</title>
 
<segmentedlist>
<segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
<segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
<segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
 
<seglistitem>
<seg>mail, mailx and nail</seg>
<seg>None</seg>
<seg>None</seg>
</seglistitem>
</segmentedlist>
 
<variablelist>
<bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
<?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
<?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
 
<varlistentry id="mailx-prog">
<term><command>mailx</command></term>
<listitem>
<para>is a command-line mail user agent compatible with the
<command>mailx</command> command found on commercial Unix
versions.</para>
<indexterm zone="mailx mailx-prog">
<primary sortas="b-mailx">mailx</primary>
</indexterm>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
 
<varlistentry id="mail-mailx">
<term><command>mail</command></term>
<listitem>
<para>is a symbolic link to <command>mailx</command>.</para>
<indexterm zone="mailx mail-mailx">
<primary sortas="g-mail">mail</primary>
</indexterm>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
 
<varlistentry id="nail-mailx">
<term><command>nail</command></term>
<listitem>
<para>is a symbolic link to <command>mailx</command>.</para>
<indexterm zone="mailx nail-mailx">
<primary sortas="g-nail">nail</primary>
</indexterm>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
</variablelist>
 
</sect2>
 
</sect1>