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3. Reading your mail

  1. At the Unix prompt, type:

    pine
  2. Type I to go to the index of messages.

  3. Dispose of junk mail.

    You can use the cursor keys n and p to move the highlighted bar up and down the list of messages. Type v to view each message (see below for commands to be used while viewing a file). Type d if you want to delete it (throw it away).

  4. To save messages:

    Move the highlight bar to the message you want to save. Type e (for “export”), then type a file name. Your message will be saved in that file.

  5. To reply to a message:

    Type r (for “reply”). It will ask you if you want to include the original message; type y if you do, otherwise type n.

  6. Type q to exit pine.