mailx - Mail command with mailx extensions

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Distribution FreeBSD 12
Repository FreeBSD Ports Latest amd64
Package name mailx
Package version 0.5
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type txz
Installed size 120.42 KB
Download size 53.14 KB
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Mail command with mailx extensions.
Mailx command is based on BSD mail command, but it also provides some
enhanced features such as:
o Edit header information.
o Use pager program to display long message.
o Add pipe (|) command.  You can pass the mail message to the shell command by
using this feature.
o Add Save, Copy command.
o Add askcc, askbcc command.  The mailx program ask you Cc: and Bcc: at the
o Add hsubject command.  This is similar to subject command, but it only
displays Subject: headers.
o Add tilda escape command.
See also the files in ${PREFIX}/share/doc/mailx directory.
Categories: mail
===>   NOTICE:
The mailx port currently does not have a maintainer. As a result, it is
more likely to have unresolved issues, not be up-to-date, or even be removed in
the future. To volunteer to maintain this port, please create an issue at:
More information about port maintainership is available at:


Package Version Architecture Repository
mailx-0.5_1.txz 0.5 i386 FreeBSD Ports Latest
mailx-0.5_1.txz 0.5 amd64 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
mailx-0.5_1.txz 0.5 i386 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
mailx - - -


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perl5 = 5.26.2


Type URL
Binary Package mailx-0.5_1.txz
Source Package mail/mailx

Install Howto

Install mailx txz package:

# pkg install mailx

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