Mail servers' reference card

Full documentation of the mail servers is available on the WWW, in the files bug-log-mailserver.txt and bug-maint-mailcontrol.txt or by sending the word help to each mailserver.

Synopsis of commands available at request

List of info files for getinfo

Synopsis of extra commands available at control mailserver

reopen with = or no originator address leaves the originator as the original submitter; ! sets it to you, the person doing the reopen.

makes unrelated software on the system (or the whole system) break, or causes serious data loss, or introduces a security hole on systems where you install the package.
makes the package in question unusable or mostly so, or causes data loss, or introduces a security hole allowing access to the accounts of users who use the package.
the default value, for normal bugs.
for any feature request, and also for any bugs that are very difficult to fix due to major design considerations.

Synopsis of bug submission and followup addresses

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Bill Allombert <>. Last modified: Sat, 10 Feb 2024 11:40:15 UTC

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