Posts with the tag mail

Read and Redirect Local System Mail to `/var/mail/USERNAME`

Read Local Emails Using Evolution

  1. Start Evolution
  2. Edit → Preferences → Add
    (replace "USERNAME" with your login user name):
  3. Name: USERNAME@localhost
  4. Fullname: USERNAME
  5. Server type: Local Delivery
  6. Path: /var/mail/USERNAME
  7. Sending Mail: sendmail

Read Local Emails Using mutt

start Mutt using


you will end in the mbox dir /var/mail/USERNAME. After reading the messages, they are...

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Setup and Using GPG (GnuPG)
for further information see
for e.g.:

Import a key from somebody else using a textfile

gpg --import key.asc

Check fingerprint

List all imported keys with their fingerprints:

gpg --fingerprint

Sign someones public key

To accept other's messages as authentic you have to...

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