You can send a mail message in several ways. You can call M-x mh-smail directly, or from the command line like this:
$ emacs -f mh-smail
There are some commands that need to send a mail message, such as
goto-address-at-point. You can configure Emacs to have these
commands use MH-E by setting the option
‘Emacs interface to MH’.
From within MH-E's MH-Folder mode, other methods of sending mail are available as well. These can also be found in the ‘Message’ menu.
In addition, several options from the ‘mh-sending-mail’ customization group are useful when sending mail or replying to mail. They are summarized in the following table.
mh-reply) (default: ‘on’).
The following hooks are available.
mh-annotate-msgafter annotation (default:
mh-forwardon a forwarded letter (default:
mh-letter-modeon a new letter (default:
A hook that is called whenever a message is sent and after the scan
lines and message are annotated is
functions can access the current folder name with
mh-current-folder and obtain the message numbers of the
annotated messages with
The rest of the functions and options introduced here are explained in more detail in the following sections.