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SunOS/BSD Compatibility Package Commands                 from(1B)

NAME

from - display the sender and date of newly-arrived mail messages

SYNOPSIS

/usr/ucb/from [ -s sender ] [ username ]

DESCRIPTION

The from utility prints out the mail header lines in your mailbox file to show you who your mail is from. If user- name is specified, then username's mailbox is examined instead of your own.

OPTIONS

-s sender Only display headers for mail sent by sender.

USAGE

See largefile(5) for the description of the behavior of from when encountering files greater than or equal to 2 Gbyte ( 2 **31 bytes).

FILES

/var/spool/mail/*

ATTRIBUTES

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attri- butes: ____________________________________________________________ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | |_____________________________|_____________________________| | Availability | SUNWscpu | |_____________________________|_____________________________|

SEE ALSO

biff(1B), mail(1B), attributes(5), largefile(5) SunOS 5.8 Last change: 14 Sep 1992 1