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MAIL.MDA(8)            BSD 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 occurs.

SEE ALSO         top

     mail(1), smtpd(8)

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