cdbiff: Notify you of mail arrival using a CD-ROM drive

Last Modified: 2001-10-29 (Since: 2001-10-17)

What's cdbiff?

cdbiff is a tool for notifying you of mail arrival using a CD-ROM drive. cdbiff execute `eject' command to eject a CD-ROM tray when mail arrives.

[Mail arrives!]


cdbiff is written in Ruby. It works with Linux.

Usage: cdbiff [OPTION]
  -f, --file=FILE               Monitor FILE [/var/mail/$USER]
  -c, --command=COMMAND         Execute COMMAND when mail arrives [eject]
  -i, --interval=SECONDS        Monitor at intervals of SECONDS [30]
  -h, --help                    Display this help and exit


cdbiff is a free software with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2.

Satoru Takabayashi