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RWALL(1)                   OpenBSD Reference Manual                   RWALL(1)

     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 excessive-
             ly 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 portmap(8)),
             and cannot accommodate any RPC-based services.  The host may be

     wall(1),  portmap(8),  rpc.rwalld(8)

     The rwall command appeared in SunOS.

OpenBSD 2.6                     April 23, 1991                               1

Source: OpenBSD 2.6 man pages. Copyright: Portions are copyrighted by BERKELEY
SOFTWARE DESIGN, INC., The Regents of the University of California, Massachusetts
Institute of Technology, Free Software Foundation, FreeBSD Inc., and others.

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Up to: Immediate Unidirectional Message Delivery - Methods of one-way transfer of (short) messages for immediate reception. Paging, ICQ, SMS, et al

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