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AIX Version 4.3 Commands Reference, Volume 5

sendbug Command


Mails a system bug report to a specified address.


sendbugAddress ]


The sendbug command is a shell script to assist the user in composing and mailing bug reports in the correct format.

The sendbug command starts the editor specified by the EDITOR environment variable on a temporary copy of the bug report format outline. The default editor is vi.

Fill out the appropriate fields in the bug report format outline and exit the editor. The sendbug command mails the completed report to the address specified by the Address parameter. The default address is POSTMASTER.


Contains the bug report outline.

Related Information

The bugfiler command, env command, sendmail command.

Mail Overview for System Management in AIX Version 4.3 System Management Guide: Communications and Networks.

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