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Bug 2730 - finger uses /var/mail/ instead of /var/spool/mail/
finger uses /var/mail/ instead of /var/spool/mail/
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 2764
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: finger (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jay Turner
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Reported: 1999-05-11 05:17 EDT by hvr
Modified: 2015-01-07 18:37 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-05-12 11:16:49 EDT
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Description hvr 1999-05-11 05:17:24 EDT
when checking for a users' mail status finger expects the
mailfiles in /var/mail instead of /var/spool/mail
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-05-12 11:16:59 EDT
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 2764 ***

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