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+?RCS: $Id$
+?RCS: Copyright (c) 1991-1997, 2004-2006, Raphael Manfredi
+?RCS: You may redistribute only under the terms of the Artistic Licence,
+?RCS: as specified in the README file that comes with the distribution.
+?RCS: You may reuse parts of this distribution only within the terms of
+?RCS: that same Artistic Licence; a copy of which may be found at the root
+?RCS: of the source tree for dist 4.0.
+?RCS: $Log: mailer.U,v $
+?RCS: Revision 1995/01/11 15:32:11 ram
+?RCS: patch45: can now use Loc variables since path stripping is deferred
+?RCS: Revision 1994/05/06 15:10:04 ram
+?RCS: patch23: ensure full path value is used for rmail also
+?RCS: Revision 1994/01/24 14:14:18 ram
+?RCS: patch16: now use _sendmail vars and friends for portability issues
+?RCS: Revision 3.0 1993/08/18 12:09:10 ram
+?RCS: Baseline for dist 3.0 netwide release.
+?MAKE:mailer: test cat rmail mail smail sendmail Getfile Oldconfig
+?MAKE: -pick add $@ %<
+?S: This variable contains the full pathname of a reasonable mailer.
+?S: By reasonable, we mean some program which can understand internet
+?S: addresses or at least forward them to some internet router. This
+?S: mailer should be invoked as "mailer [options] recipients <mail".
+: determine the name of a reasonable mailer
+case "$mailer" in
+ if $test -f "$sendmail"; then
+ dflt="$sendmail"
+ elif $test -f "$smail"; then
+ dflt="$smail"
+ elif $test -f "$rmail"; then
+ dflt="$rmail"
+ elif $test -f /bin/mail; then
+ dflt=/bin/mail
+ else
+ dflt=$mail
+ fi
+ ;;
+*) dflt="$mailer";;
+$cat <<EOM
+I need the full pathname of the program used to deliver mail on your system.
+A typical answer would be /usr/lib/sendmail or /bin/rmail, but you may choose
+any other program, as long as it can be fed from standard input and will
+honour any user-supplied headers.
+rp='Mail transport agent to be used?'
+. ./getfile