rcvtty Reference Guide

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rcvtty: notify user about message from standard input

UNIX command to read message and format for tty (default: scan-like listing)
-form formatfile, more...
scan-like format file for message display
Notify if biff y used (default: mesg y permission)
-width columns (nmh only)
Limit output to width columns under nmh (default: terminal width)
-newline (default)
Output a newline character before notice
Don't output newline before notice
-bell (default)
Ring terminal bell before notice
Don't ring bell

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Revised by Jerry Peek. Last change $Date: 1999/10/10 05:14:05 $

This file is from the third edition of the book MH & xmh: Email for Users & Programmers, ISBN 1-56592-093-7, by Jerry Peek. Copyright © 1991, 1992, 1995 by O'Reilly & Associates, Inc. This file is freely available; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation. For more information, see the file copying.htm.

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