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Old 09-04-2003, 10:40 AM   #1
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Question how do I use "mail"


How do I delete the root's mail with the mail command? in help it says use "d #" # being msg number but there always still there.
 
Old 09-04-2003, 12:42 PM   #2
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If you want to delete all of root's mail just hit "d" <enter> over and over until you get an error message. Then quit with "q".

You are correct in using "d #" though. Are there an assload of messages from LogWatch? It might be that you are deleteing the message, but there's just so many of them that look nearly identical.
 
  


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