[svlug] Counting email

Drew Bertola drew at drewb.com
Wed May 3 11:57:07 PDT 2000


Can anyone tell me the preferred method for counting the exact number
of messages in /var/spool/mail/$USER ?  I've been been using

grep "^FROM " | wc -l 

but it shows some minor inaccuracies.

D->|





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