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rwall -- send a message to users logged on a host
rwall host [file]
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.
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 exces- sively 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 accommodate any RPC-based services. The host may be down.
wall(1), rpc.rwalld(8), rpcbind(8)
The rwall command appeared in SunOS. NetBSD 9.99 April 23, 1991 NetBSD 9.99
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