Re: auto-toss and forwarding files

Eugene Crosser (
Sat, 9 Aug 1997 15:05:38 +0400 (MSD)

> When i send a packet from my frontdoor machine to the ifcico one, the
> files are placed on the /var/spool/ifmail/inb directory. If i run ifunpack,
> the packets are processed and placed on the outgoing directory. Now i
> wonder how to run ifunpack automati
> cally when ifcico gets something on the inbound
> dir.

Run ifunpack periodically from cron. And ifpack too.

> The second question is about file attach forwarding, i've sent a attach
> to my friend on 40:2000/1, the netmail is sent to the linux box
> (40:3000/99). I run ifunpack and it processed the packet, the netmail is
> now waiting for a poll from 40:2000/1, but
> the attached file is still on the inbound dir. I
> think the attached file will not reach it destination.

It will.