RWALL(1) BSD General Commands Manual RWALL(1)NAMErwall — send a message to users logged on a host
SYNOPSISrwall 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 net‐
work 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 RPC-
based services. The host may be down.
SEE ALSOwho(1), rpcbind(8), rpc.rwalld(8)HISTORY
The rwall command appeared in Sun-OS.
The sorting options are not implemented.
BSD April 23, 1991 BSD