New in the Third Edition
This third edition has been updated for X Release 6 and MH 6.8.3.
Other changes include:
How to use multimedia email with the MIME standard.
Three chapters, written by Brent Welch, about exmh. Three
chapters, by Bill Wohler, about MH-E. The Reference Guide
covers exmh and MH-E.
To make room for the new material, this edition doesn't include
printed manual pages. If you don't have online manpages, there
directions for obtaining them.
The shell programming chapter is much less tutorial and more
specific to MH. The old chapter describing shell programs is
gone; the explanations have moved to the chapters where the
program would be most useful, and the programming details are in
There are even more tips for using MH in real applications.