from

Prints mail header lines from the current user's mailbox.

TLDR

List mail

$ from
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Display the number of messages stored

$ from --count
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List mail in the specified mailbox directory

$ MAIL=[path/to/mailbox] from
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Print the mail from the specified address

$ from --sender=[me@example.com]
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SYNOPSIS

from.mailutils [OPTION...] [OPTIONS] [USER]

DESCRIPTION

GNU from -- display from and subject.

-c, --[no-]count

just print a count of messages and exit

-d, --debug

enable debugging output

-f, --file=FILE

read mail from FILE

-s, --sender=ADDRESS

print only mail from addresses containing the supplied string

Global debugging settings

--debug-level=LEVEL

set Mailutils debugging level

--[no-]debug-line-info show source info with debugging messages

Configuration handling

--config-file=FILE

load this configuration file; implies --no-config

--config-lint

check configuration file syntax and exit

--config-verbose

verbosely log parsing of the configuration files

--no-config

do not load site and user configuration files

--no-site-config

do not load site-wide configuration file

--no-user-config

do not load user configuration file

--set=PARAM=VALUE

set configuration parameter

Informational options

--config-help

show configuration file summary

--show-config-options

show compilation options

-?, --help

give this help list

--usage

give a short usage message

-V, --version

print program version

Mandatory or optional arguments to long options are also mandatory or optional for any corresponding short options.

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-mailutils@gnu.org>.
GNU Mailutils home page: <http://mailutils.org>
General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2007-2019 Free Software Foundation, inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO

The complete GNU mailutils documentation is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the mailutils-doc package is installed, the command info mailutils should give you access to the complete manual. You can also find this manual online in the GNU mailutils webpage: https://www.gnu.org/software/mailutils/manual/index.html. Please note this manpage was automatically generated by the Debian mailutils packagers. Do not file bugs for its content to the GNU Mailutils upstream authors.

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