MM is the TOPS-20 mailing subsystem. You can use MM for sending and receiving emails.
. The email subsystem prompt will appear:
? commands are available.
Create a new message using the
Fill the TO: field. Please follow this criteria:
Fill the optional CC: and SUBJECT: fields. MM will bring the standard Message: line editor.
Message: (End with ESCAPE or CTRL/D to get to send command level, CTRL/Z to send. Use CTRL/B to insert a file, CTRL/E to enter editor, CTRL/K to redisplay message, CTRL/L to clear screen and redisplay, CTRL/N or CTRL/X to abort.)
Type your message and use Ctrl+z to queue it. To send the message now, use the
Remote users will be able to answer to your TWENEX address (firstname.lastname@example.org).
HEADERS ALL command to display a list of all the received emails. The list will include the message number IDs.
TYPE command with the email number ID to display it into your terminal, You can also use
TYPE NEW to display only new and recent messages. For instance, display the first five message received:
You can answer the displayed message using the
After editing the reply message, the “S>” prompt will be active. To send the queued message, use the
Delete messages using
DELETE number, Then you can clean the recycle bin with
TWENEX.ORG mailing system lacks proper MIME64 or HTML support. Use plain text if possible.