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Mail Users' Shell

<messaging> (mush) A MUA for Unix and MS-DOS. It has both line-mode and full-screen interfaces as well as a SunView interface.

mush provides a very powerful shell interface with a csh-like scripting language, plenty of environment variables, command-line aliases, filename completion, conditionals, and command piping.

z-mail is a more recent commercial version of mush.

Usenet newsgroup: comp.mail.mush.



Nearby terms: mail server Mail Transport Agent mail user agent Mail Users' Shell MAINBOL Main Distribution Frame mainframe