[ih] Re: This history of "talk"

Dave Crocker dhc2 at dcrocker.net
Fri Dec 20 07:41:53 PST 2002


Friday, December 20, 2002, 5:21:28 AM, you wrote:
>>it was the FTP
>>commands ("Send to Terminal" and "Sent to Terminal or else Mail") that I
>>meant to cite.

John> There were two mail commands in FTP.  MAIL sent the mail on the 

RFC# 737, K. Harrenstien,31 October 1977, "FTP Extension: XSEN":
   XSEN -- Send to terminal.
   XSEM -- Send, Mail if can't.
   XMAS -- Mail And Send. (couldn't resist this one)

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