||Update to Mac OS X Terminal, Part 3|
|Subject:||How to delete messages saved in mbox|
Response to: How to delete messages saved in mbox
Type "mail" in the terminal window and it will say whether you have mail or not. If no mail, it will automatically quit. Otherwise it will list the mail messages for the user you are logged-in as, each one uniquely numbered. Type "?" to see a list of commands. To read a message, just enter its number. To delete, type "d#" where # is the message number. If you "exit" mail, then nothing will be deleted; you have to "quit" instead. To mess around with mail for the first time, send yourself a message...
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How to delete messages saved in mbox
2003-10-02 10:08:49 anonymous2 [View]