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Updated to Nail-11.11

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.3//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.3/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY nail-download-http "http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/nail/nail-&nail-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY nail-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY nail-size "264 KB">
10 <!ENTITY nail-buildsize "2.8 MB">
11 <!ENTITY nail-time "0.06 SBU">
12]>
13
14<sect1 id="nail" xreflabel="Nail-&nail-version;">
15<sect1info>
16<othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
17<date>$Date$</date>
18</sect1info>
19<?dbhtml filename="nail.html"?>
20<title>Nail-&nail-version;</title>
21
22<sect2>
23<title>Introduction to <application>Nail</application></title>
24
25<para>The <application>Nail</application> package contains a
26command-line Mail User Agent that is compatible with the
27<command>mail</command> command available in commercial Unix versions. The
28<command>mail</command> command is useful for writing scripts.</para>
29
30<sect3><title>Package information</title>
31<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
32<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
33url="&nail-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
34<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
35url="&nail-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
36<listitem><para>Download size: &nail-size;</para></listitem>
37<listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required:
38&nail-buildsize;</para></listitem>
39<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
40&nail-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
41</sect3>
42
43<sect3><title><application>Nail</application> dependencies</title>
44<sect4><title>Optional</title>
45<para><xref linkend="openssl"/> and
46<ulink url="../server/mail.html">MTA</ulink></para></sect4>
47</sect3>
48
49</sect2>
50
51<sect2>
52<title>Installation of <application>Nail</application></title>
53
54<para>Install <application>Nail</application> by running the following
55commands.</para>
56
57<screen><userinput><command>make SENDMAIL=/usr/sbin/sendmail &amp;&amp;
58make PREFIX=/usr install UCBINSTALL=/usr/bin/install &amp;&amp;
59ln -sf nail /usr/bin/mail</command></userinput></screen>
60
61</sect2>
62
63<sect2>
64<title>Command explanations</title>
65
66<para><command>make SENDMAIL=/usr/sbin/sendmail</command>: This changes the
67default <acronym>MTA</acronym> path of <command>/usr/lib/sendmail</command>.
68</para>
69
70<para><command>make PREFIX=/usr install UCBINSTALL=/usr/bin/install</command>:
71This changes the default installation path of
72<filename class='directory'>/usr/local</filename> and the default
73<command>install</command> command path of
74<filename class='directory'>/usr/ucb</filename>.</para>
75
76</sect2>
77
78<sect2>
79<title>Configuring <application>Nail</application></title>
80
81<sect3><title>Config files</title>
82<para><filename>/etc/nail.rc</filename>, <filename>~/.mailrc</filename> and
83<filename>~/.nailrc</filename></para>
84</sect3>
85
86</sect2>
87
88<sect2>
89<title>Contents</title>
90<para>The <application>Nail</application> package contains
91<command>nail</command>, a program compatible with
92<command>mail</command> found on commercial Unix versions.</para>
93</sect2>
94
95<sect2><title>Description</title>
96
97<sect3><title>nail</title>
98<para><command>nail</command> is a command-line mail user agent.</para></sect3>
99
100</sect2>
101
102</sect1>
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