Re: mail delivery notification
>>"Stephen" == Stephen Zander <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Stephen> Lukas Eppler wrote:
>> When a mail server is set up properly, you can use the command
>> 'finger user@host' to see when your recipient checked his mail for
>> the last time.
Stephen> Assuming the admin is supporting fingerd, the machine is not
Stephen> behind a firewall, etc, etc.....
And assuming that the fingerd actually supports the mailbox
retrieval time. (I assure you, I have read my mail since
wednesday). I do not wish to give out this information, so no fingerd
on my machine shall ever report when the recipient checked his
mail. I'm glad my ISP agrees.
__> finger email@example.com
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