checkmail - plays a sound file when the user receives mail
program checks the status of the user's mail drop. If new
mail is waiting, checkmail
to play a sound and
returns an exit status of 0. If mail has been cleared, an exit status of 2 is
returned. If there has been no change, an exit status of 1 is returned.
program is intended to be used with the checkCommand
resource of xbiff
. To set this resource, add the following line to your
- the user's mail drop
- holds the previous mail drop size
- audio file to play when there's new mail
playbucket(1), xbiff(1), nas(1)
Copyright 1994 Network Computing Devices, Inc.
Greg Renda, Network Computing Devices, Inc.