|RECEIVE(1)||General Commands Manual||RECEIVE(1)|
receive - receive files from the sendfile spool
receive [ -d ] [ -r ] [ -k ] [
-P ] [ -S ] [ -Z spool ] [ -q ] [
-ffrom ] file [...]
receive -n [ -d ] [ -r ] [ -k ] [ -P ] [ -S ] [ -Z spool ] [ -q ] file-number [...]
receive [ -s ] [ -l ] [ -L ] [ -R ] [ -ffrom ]
receive -b user[@host] [ -k ] [ -f"from" ] file [...]
receive -b user[@host] [ -k ] [ -f"from" ] -n file-number [...]
receive -b user[@host] [ -k ] -a
receive files from the sendfile spool which has been sent to you.
If there is already a file with the same name you will be prompted for overwriting or renaming.
Allowed wildcards in file names are: * ? [abc] [^abc]
CAUTION: you have to put wildcards and other special characters in ´´ quotes to hide them for interpretation by your shell.
- receive file number(s)
- delete instead of receive
- receive (or delete or bounce) all files
- rename before receiving
- keep files in spool after receiving
- pipe files to stdout
- receive only pgp-signed files
- list files in short format
- list files
- list files and look inside archives, too
- renumber files in spool
- bounce (forward) files to another recipient
- quiet mode: no questions asked
- all actions refer only to files from this user
- -Z spool
- specify an alternate spool directory
list all files in long format.
receive all files starting with string "blubb".
receive -daf microsoft.com
delete all files from microsoft.com sites.
receive -b framstag@bofh '*.jpg'
bounce all *.jpg-files to framstag@bofh.
- The sendfile spool directory.
- A log of the last transfers.
- Users which are not allowed to receive files or messages (set by root).
Ulli Horlacher - firstname.lastname@example.org
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