mail.mda(8) — Linux manual page


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

NAME         top

       mail.mda — deliver mail to a program

SYNOPSIS         top

       mail.mda program

DESCRIPTION         top

       mail.mda executes the program and its parameters.  The program
       must read from the standard input up to an end-of-file and
       acknowledge delivery success or failure with its exit status.

EXIT STATUS         top

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

SEE ALSO         top

       mail(1), smtpd(8)

COLOPHON         top

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GNU                          August 9, 2017                  MAIL.MDA(8)