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RMAIL(8)                    System Manager's Manual                   RMAIL(8)



NAME
       rmail - handle remote mail received via uucp

SYNOPSIS
       rmail user ...

DESCRIPTION
       Rmail   interprets  incoming  mail  received  via  uucp(1),  collapsing
       ``From'' lines in the form generated by  mail.local(8)  into  a  single
       line of the form ``return-path!sender'', and passing the processed mail
       on to sendmail(8).

       Rmail is explicitly designed for use with uucp and sendmail.

SEE ALSO
       uucp(1), mail.local(8), sendmail(8)

HISTORY
       The rmail program appeared in 4.2BSD.

BUGS
       Rmail should not reside in /bin.



                         $Date: 2004/12/28 05:34:15 $                 RMAIL(8)