Solaris Common Desktop Environment: User's Guide

Alias Cards


An alias is a pseudonym for one or more usernames or user addresses used by CDE's email application, Mailer. Alias cards contain either:

Sending email to an alias will send the message to all the addresses listed on the alias card. For example, the alias research might contain the following addresses of people in the Research Department at the fictional company Widget Makers Inc.:

fredj@jupiter, johns@pluto, susanw@saturn


Alias cards contain only email addresses.