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Old 10-31-2003, 11:22 AM   #1
greendemon
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Reading Mail


I've just built my RH9 Server without a graphical interface. Looking good so far!
However when I boot the Server and logon as root, it says I have new mail. How can I view this mail in text mode without a graphical client installed and configured?
 
Old 10-31-2003, 11:23 AM   #2
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pine
[edit] oops it is 'mail', I got too used to pine. (forgot that it has to be setup to work) thanks LogicG8

do not login as root, edit /etc/sudoers file and add your account there. so you can execute root commands when you need to.

Last edited by Mikhail_16; 10-31-2003 at 11:34 AM.
 
Old 10-31-2003, 11:24 AM   #3
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[Edit] Beat to the punch again.
mail

And he's right only log in as root for administrative
purposes.

Last edited by LogicG8; 10-31-2003 at 11:25 AM.
 
  


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