Alternately, if you wish for rmm to really remove the files representing these messages, you can use the -unlink switch. But messages removed by this method cannot be later recovered.
If you prefer a more sophisticated method of `removing' messages, you can define the rmmproc profile component. For example, you can add a profile component such as
then instead of simply renaming the message file, rmm will call the named program or script to handle the files that represent the messages to be deleted.
Some users of csh prefer the following:
where folder `+d' is a folder for deleted messages, and
is used to ``expunge'' deleted messages.
The current message is not changed by
will advance to the next message in the folder as expected.
^$HOME/.mh_profile~^The user profile
^Path:~^To determine the user's nmh directory ^Current-Folder:~^To find the default current folder ^rmmproc:~^Program to delete the message
`+folder' defaults to the current folder `msgs' defaults to cur `-nounlink'