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NAME

dotlock.mailutils - lock mail spool files.

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Copyright

SYNOPSIS

dotlock.mailutils [OPTION...] FILE

DESCRIPTION

GNU dotlock -- lock mail spool files.
-d, --debug
  print details of failure reasons to stderr
-f, --force[=MINUTES]
  forcibly break an existing lock older than a certain time
-r, --retry[=RETRIES]
  retry the lock a few times
-u, --unlock
  unlock
Common options
--config-file=FILE, --rcfile=FILE
  load this configuration file
--config-help
  show configuration file summary
--config-lint, --rcfile-lint
  check configuration file syntax and exit
--config-verbose, --rcfile-verbose
  verbosely log parsing of the configuration files
--no-site-config, --no-site-rcfile
  do not load site configuration file
--no-user-config, --no-user-rcfile
  do not load user configuration file
--set=PARAM=VALUE
  set configuration parameter
--show-config-options
  show compilation options
Global debugging settings
--debug-level=LEVEL
  set Mailutils debugging level
--debug-line-info
  show source info with debugging messages
-?, --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.

Returns 0 on success, 3 if locking the file fails because it’s already locked, and 1 if some other kind of error occurred.

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-mailutils@gnu.org>.

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2010 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:
http://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.


FSF DOTLOCK.MAILUTILS (1) June 2012
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