sshd and checking for new email

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Tue Jan 25 05:27:33 PST 2005

"J.D. Bronson" <jbronson at> writes:

> I am running 5.3 ... when I telnet into the box I see if I have
> new email.
> When I ssh into the box, it does not show if I have any new email or not.
> I am running tcsh and since telnet shows me I have mail, I have to
> presume my env and home files are setup....what am I missing with sshd
> to have it show me if I have new email when I ssh in?

Use login with sshd, perhaps?  
There's a configuration option for that...

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