Sends and receives electronic mail and news
pine [options] [recipient-list]
You can send and receive electronic mail messages with pine, a screen-based mailer. The primary design objective in the early releases of pine was ease of use. To this end pine was endowed with extensive built-in documentation, safeguards against mishaps, and a clean and forgiving user interface.
Since the early releases, a number of advanced features have been added to the mailer, making it attractive to both the sophisticated and the naive user. Advanced features that are now available in pine include
MIME support for sending and receiving binary files in mail messages.
The ability to read and post network news.
Maintenance of an address book of mail recipients. ...