> > is anyone familiar with the Vacation program on UNIX server. It states you can
> > start the program with the vacrion -i command and it will not shut down until
> > instructed but this isn't working. I have to manually start the vacation
> > program with the vacation -i program before I send email because it only works
> > once then shuts down.
> > If you have the answer PLEASE email me at the address below
> > John Hardy
> From my understanding the Vacation system is part of sendmail.
> If you put a file in your login directory called ".vacation" and have it
> contain the message that you want returned while you are away. Everytime
> a E-Mail message is sent to you this file will be returned to the
You also need to alter your .forward file. Re-read your manpage. Vacation
will only send vacation mail once per unique email address that it receives.
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