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NFPIPE(1)						      General Commands Manual							 NFPIPE(1)

nfpipe - Insert articles into a notesfile
nfpipe topic [ -t title ] [ -d ] [ -a ]
Nfpipe reads standard input to create a note in the specified notesfile. The title of the note is specified using the -t parameter. The -d flag specifies that this note is to have the director message flag set; if the author has no director privileges in the notesfile, this flag has no effect. Specifying -a makes the note anonymous; if anonymous notes are not permitted this flag has no effect.
/etc/passwd for the users name /etc/group for the users group /usr/spool/notes the default notesfile data base /usr/spool/notes/.utilities utility programs and online help the permission list for the notesfile `topic'
notes(1), nfcomment(3), nfmail(8), The Notesfile Reference Manual
Ray Essick (uiucdcs!essick, Department of Computer Science University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urbana, IL Rob Kolstad (kolstad@convex.UUCP) CONVEX Computer Corporation Richardson, TX University of Illinois NFPIPE(1)