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Re: procmail and smail

On Sun, 1 Feb 1998, Catalin Popescu wrote:

> Does anybody have any idea what should I put in my .forward file to get
> procmail working. I've already put 
> "|IFS=' '&&p=/usr/bin/procmail&&test -f $p&&exec $p -Yf-||exit 75 
> in .forward and took a procmailrc from the examples, but it does not work.
> I have smail and not sendmail. Is this causing the problem?
I have smail and here is my .forward 
"|IFS=' '&&exec /usr/bin/procmail -f-||exit 75 #daniel"

it works fine. I use tcsh etc. Notice that after #YOUR_USERNAME I do
indeed have my username and not the text as you do. Whether this is your
problem, I do not know but I thought that you may be interested in some
working examples

Daniel J. Mashao	      	
Electrical Engineering                daniel@comgate.ee.uct.ac.za
University of Cape Town	       	    http://www.ee.uct.ac.za/~daniel 
Rondebosch, 7700, S. Africa    (w) 27+21+650 2816   (h) 27+21+705 1233

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