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3.5.5.6 Displaying Information

=

Displays the current message number.

headers [msglist]
h [msglist]

Lists the current pageful of headers.

from [msglist]
f [msglist]

Lists the contents of ‘From’ headers for a given set of messages.

z [arg]

Presents message headers in pagefuls as described for headers command. When arg is ‘.’, it is generally equivalent to headers. When arg is omitted or is ‘+’, the next pageful of headers is displayed. If arg is ‘-’, the previous pageful of headers is displayed. The latter two forms of z command may also take a numerical argument meaning the number of pages to skip before displaying the headers. For example:

& z +2

will skip two pages of messages before displaying the header summary.

size [msglist]
si [msglist]

Lists the message number and message size in bytes for each message in msglist.

folders

Displays the value of folder variable.

summary
su

Displays current mailbox summary. E.g.:

& summary
"/var/spool/mail/gray": 23 messages 22 unread

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