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MAIL.LMTP(8)             System Manager's Manual            MAIL.LMTP(8)

NAME         top

       mail.lmtp — deliver mail through LMTP

SYNOPSIS         top

       mail.lmtp [-d destination] [-f from] [-l lhlo] user ...

DESCRIPTION         top

       mail.lmtp reads the standard input up to an end-of-file and
       delivers it to an LMTP server for each user's address.  The user
       must be a valid user name or email address.

       The options are as follows:

       -d destination
               Specify the destination LMTP address.

       -f from
               Specify the sender's name or email address.

       -l lhlo
               Specify the LHLO argument used in the LMTP session.  By
               default, mail.lmtp will default to "localhost".

EXIT STATUS         top

       The mail.lmtp utility exits 0 on success, and >0 if an error

SEE ALSO         top

       mail(1), smtpd(8)

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GNU                         February 14, 2017               MAIL.LMTP(8)