Subject: Re: Strange mail behavior...
To: Peter Seebach <>
From: Scott Reynolds <scottr@Plexus.COM>
List: current-users
Date: 12/26/1996 17:19:55
On Thu, 26 Dec 1996, Peter Seebach wrote:

> >~v
> /tmp/Re004824: Permission denied
> I get this if I try to edit my outgoing mail.  I don't get it after
> export VISUAL=/usr/bin/vi.  Any suggestions?

It sure sounds like EDITOR="", or that your .mailrc is biffed.  Why not
look in usr.bin/mail/edit.c to see what the problem is?