Replying to mail messages

To reply to the sender of the current message:

   & R
   To: bob
   Subject: Re: Travel arrangements

This creates a reply to the sender of the current message. The content of the Subject: field is taken from the existing message.

The user can now continue to send the mail message containing their reply.


To reply to all the original recipients of a particular mail message:

   & r 4
   To: scott tony adam jane
   Subject: Re: XGator

This creates a reply to all the original recipients of message number 4 in the mail file that is presently being read. The content of the Subject: field is taken from the existing message.

The user can now continue to send the mail message containing their reply.


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