25.14 Procmail Variables
.procmailrc might start with some variables being defined:
PATH=$HOME/bin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/bin:/bin SHELL=/bin/sh MAILDIR=$HOME/Maildir DEFAULT=$MAILDIR/ LOGFILE=$MAILDIR/procmail.`date +%Y.%m`.log
SHELL are pretty standard for such a
MAILDIR defines the default location for procmail paths
(other procmail paths are then relative to this
DEFAULT mailbox is then specified,
identifying where email will be stored (using the Maildir format here
rather than the common GNU/Linux mbox format). Finally, we identify
where the log file containing a log of each email messages and
procmail’s handling of it should be located.
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