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[opensuse] How to get system mail delivered to user?
Once upon a time, in the days of oS 12.1 and earlier, I used to get
system mail delivered to me. This seems to have stopped since moving to
12.2, in spite of the fact that my user has the 'Receive System Mail'
option checked in YaST > Security and Users > User and Group Management.

:~> mail
No mail for bob
:~> su -
Password:
:~# mail
Heirloom mailx version 12.5 7/5/10. Type ? for help.
"/var/spool/mail/root": 17 messages 17 new

Is there anything else I need to do? Add myself to :wheel?

Bob
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Bob Williams
System: Linux 3.4.6-2.10-desktop
Distro: openSUSE 12.2 (x86_64) with KDE Development Platform: 4.8.5
(4.8.5) "release 2"
Uptime: 18:00pm up 5 days 23:53, 5 users, load average: 0.27, 0.12, 0.15
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