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+?RCS: $Id: mailfile.U,v 1994/10/29 16:24:57 ram Exp $
+?RCS: Copyright (c) 1991-1993, 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 3.0.
+?RCS: $Log: mailfile.U,v $
+?RCS: Revision 1994/10/29 16:24:57 ram
+?RCS: patch36: the Loc unit was missing from the dependency line
+?RCS: Revision 1993/12/15 08:22:08 ram
+?RCS: patch15: now also looks under /var/mail for BSD/386
+?RCS: Revision 3.0 1993/08/18 12:09:11 ram
+?RCS: Baseline for dist 3.0 netwide release.
+?MAKE:mailfile: Myread Oldconfig Filexp Loc
+?MAKE: -pick add $@ %<
+?S: This variable contains the eventual value of the MAILFILE symbol,
+?S: which contains an interpretable name of the mail spool file for the
+?S: current user.
+?C: This symbol contains the interpretable name of the mail spool file
+?C: for the current user. The program must be prepared to substitute
+?C: the HOME directory for %~, and the login id for %L.
+?H:#define MAILFILE "$mailfile" /**/
+: determine where mail is spooled
+case "$mailfile" in
+ dflt=`./loc . XXX /usr/spool/mail /usr/mail /var/mail`
+ case "$dflt" in
+ XXX) dflt='%~/mailbox';;
+ *) dflt="$dflt/%L";;
+ esac
+ ;;
+*) dflt="$mailfile"
+ ;;
+cat <<'EOM'
+In the following question, you may use %~ to represent the user's home
+directory, and %L to represent a users name.
+rp='In which file is yet-to-be-read mail spooled? (~name ok)'
+. ./myread
+mailfile=`./filexp "$ans"`