Ubuntu server – you have mail

When you login into your ubuntu server and a message appears that you have mail than you’ve got a system mail. To read system mail you need to install a command based mail client. I suggest you to install a tiny mail client called mail which is part of mailutils.

Install mailutils by typing:

sudo apt-get install mailutils

Now run mail to read your system mails:


Do delete a mail just press d and the mail number like this:

d 1