Re: asmail

Kris Coward (
Fri, 28 Aug 1998 20:29:12 -0400 (EDT)

>  At work my mail resides on another machine than the one I use.  I wanted to
>  just mount the remote mail folder and use asmail to check it, but that can't
>  be done.  So, can I compile asmail on a Sun and have it run remotely from my
>  486 to check my mail?  It has to be run remotely from Wharf though.

Have your sun account trust your 486 account (.rhosts), and just use the
rsh -l accountnameonsun /path/to/asmail/asmail
where you would normally just have asmail.