*nix Documentation Project
·  Home
 +   man pages
·  Linux HOWTOs
·  FreeBSD Tips
·  *niX Forums

  man pages->FreeBSD man pages -> rwall (1)              



NAME    [Toc]    [Back]

     rwall -- send a message to users logged on a host

SYNOPSIS    [Toc]    [Back]

     rwall host [file]

DESCRIPTION    [Toc]    [Back]

     The rwall command sends a message to the users logged into the specified
     host.  The message to be sent can be typed in and terminated with EOF or
     it can be in a file.

DIAGNOSTICS    [Toc]    [Back]

     rwall: RPC: Program not registered  The rpc.rwalld(8) daemon has not been
     started on the remote host.

     rwall: RPC: Timed out  A communication error occurred.  Either the network
 is excessively congested, or the rpc.rwalld(8) daemon has terminated
     on the remote host.

     rwall: RPC: Port mapper failure - RPC: Timed out  The remote host is not
     running the portmapper (see rpcbind(8)), and cannot accomodate any RPCbased
 services.  The host may be down.

SEE ALSO    [Toc]    [Back]

     who(1), rpc.rwalld(8), rpcbind(8)

HISTORY    [Toc]    [Back]

     The rwall command appeared in Sun-OS.

BUGS    [Toc]    [Back]

     The sorting options are not implemented.

FreeBSD 5.2.1			April 23, 1991			 FreeBSD 5.2.1
[ Back ]
 Similar pages
Name OS Title
users Linux print the user names of users currently logged in to the current host
wall Tru64 Sends a message to all users logged into the local system or to all members of a cluster
ksd_msg IRIX send a message to K-AShare users
who Tru64 Identifies users currently logged in
rpc.rusersd FreeBSD logged in users server
w OpenBSD display users who are logged on and what they are doing
rpc.rusersd OpenBSD logged in users server
rpc.rusersd Linux logged in users server
last Linux show listing of last logged in users
rpc.rwalld FreeBSD write messages to users currently logged in server
Copyright © 2004-2005 DeniX Solutions SRL
newsletter delivery service