reading root's mail

Glenn Holmer gholmer at ameritech.net
Thu Apr 30 10:13:36 UTC 2009


I installed mutt with its exim dependency and the administrative user
(cenbe) is listed in /etc/aliases, but when I open mutt, I get
"/var/mail/cenbe: No such file or directory".  Same thing if I run mutt
as root.  In /var/mail, there's just one file, "mail".

Why can't I read root's mail?

-- 
"After the vintage season came the aftermath - and Cenbe."
Glenn Holmer  (Q-Link: ShadowM)  http://www.lyonlabs.org






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