May 26, 2018

Mail command with mailx extensions

Mail command with mailx extensions.

Mailx command is based on BSD mail command, but it also provides some enhanced features such as

o Edit header information. o Use pager program to display long message. o Add pipe | command. You can pass the mail message to the shell command by using this feature. o Add Save, Copy command. o Add askcc, askbcc command. The mailx program ask you Cc and Bcc at the beggining. o Add hsubject command. This is similar to subject command, but it only displays Subject headers. o Add tilda escape command.

See also the files in $PREFIX/share/doc/mailx directory.