wall -- write a message to users
wall [-g group] [file]
The wall utility displays the contents of file or, by default, its standard
input, on the terminals of all currently logged in users.
Only the super-user can write on the terminals of users who have chosen
to deny messages or are using a program which automatically denies messages.
-g Send messages to users in this group. This option may be specified
multiple times, and any user in any of the specified groups
will receive the message.
mesg(1), talk(1), write(1), shutdown(8)
A wall command appeared in PWB UNIX.
FreeBSD 5.2.1 June 6, 1993 FreeBSD 5.2.1 [ Back ]