Manual Reference Pages - ZNOL (1)
znol - notify via Zephyr upon login or logout of interesting people
on|off ] [
-f file ] [
-u username ] [
-l ] [
Znol provides a way for you to be notified when "interesting" people log in
or out. It uses the
Zephyr(1) Notification Service, which causes a message to appear on your screen
for every person specified in a namelist (which defaults to
$HOME/.anyone). The namelist should have one login name per line. Any
line starting with # is considered a comment and ignored.
Anyone in the namelist who is logged in when
znol is executed is printed to stdout. The control arguments are as
Turns notification on or off.
The namelist file is taken to be
file is "-", then the standard input is used instead of a file. If
file does not exist, an error message is printed, and
This option may not be used in conjunction with the
znol to just list the people in the namelist who are currently logged in,
without subscribing to the login messages. This option may not be used
in conjunction with the
Disables printing who is currently logged in when subscribing. This
option may not be used in conjunction with the
Instead of reading a file to specify the "interesting" users, the next
argument is used as the only "interesting" user. This option may not be
used in conjunction with the
reads the standard namelist file, prints the locations of any users
named therein which can be found on the system, and enters subscriptions
for notices about those users.
znol -l -u foo
prints the location (if visible) of the user foo.
anyone(SIPB), nol(SIPB), zctl(1), zephyr(1), zwgc(1), zhm(8), zephyrd(8)
Project Athena Technical Plan Section E.4.1, Zephyr Notification
Robert S. French (MIT-Project Athena)
Copyright (c) 1987,1988 by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
All Rights Reserved.
zephyr(1) specifies the terms and conditions for redistribution.
|MIT Project Athena ||ZNOL (1) ||July 1, 1988 |
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