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Old 07-21-2003, 08:17 AM   #1
juanb
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you have new mail ?


whan I log on to my linux red hat I recieve a messege that "you have a new mail" what that is mean and where I can see that mail ?
 
Old 07-21-2003, 08:20 AM   #2
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you can type pine or mail in the console.
 
Old 07-22-2003, 07:35 PM   #3
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When you log in it checks your local mail box (note: this is not the same thing as email) - it is often used by your system to send you updates, such as informing you that a cron job has started, has caused errors, etc.

Use the above to read.
 
Old 07-31-2003, 03:31 PM   #4
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Can one use Evolution to read local mail . How about sending local mail to another user on th esame linux box? Thanks from a newbie,
Although less newbie than yesterday
Ken
 
  


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