MH & nmh: Email for Users & Programmers

May, 2006

rcvtty Reference Guide

rcvtty: notify user about message from standard input

UNIX command to read message and format for tty (default: scan-like listing)
-form formatfile, more...
scan-like format file for message display
Notify if biff y used (default: mesg y permission)
-width columns (nmh only)
Limit output to width columns under nmh (default: terminal width)
-newline (default)
Output a newline character before notice
Don't output newline before notice
-bell (default)
Ring terminal bell before notice
Don't ring bell