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ali - list mail aliases (only available within the message handling system, mh)
ali [-alias aliasfile] [-help] [-[no]list] [-[no]normalize] [-user useraddr] [-nouser] [aliases...]
Specifies the alias file to be consulted by
You can specify more than one alias file, but each
must be preceded by
-alias. In addition to
any alias files that you specify,
consults the system
You can set up an entry in your
automatically consults an alias file. To do this,
entry to your profile. See
for more information.
Prints a list of the valid options to this command.
Prints the addresses on separate lines. If you do not specify
option, the addresses are separated by commas and
printed on as few lines as possible.
to try to track down the
official hostname of the address. This can be suppressed by using
-nonormalize. The default is
Displays all the aliases that contain a specific name. Instead
of listing the addresses that each given alias expands to,
lists the aliases that expand to include each given address. You must specify
the complete user name that you have used in your alias file.
The defaults for this command are:
command searches the specified mail alias files for each of
the given aliases. It creates a list of addresses for those aliases, and displays
that list on the screen.
Location of your mail directory.
Location of your personal alias file.
The following example shows how the
be used to list all the aliases containing the address
% ali -user Parker@Venus
Parker@Venus: Group, Reviewers, Badminton
The user profile.
The system alias file.
The system password file.
The system group file.
- PROFILE COMPONENTS
- SEE ALSO
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