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uuname(1)						      General Commands Manual							 uuname(1)

uuname - list remote UUCP sites SYNOPSIS
uuname [-a] [--aliases] uuname [-l] [--local] DESCRIPTION
By default, the uuname program simply lists the names of all the remote systems mentioned in the UUCP configuration files. The uuname program may also be used to print the UUCP name of the local system. The uuname program is mainly for use by shell scripts. OPTIONS
-a, --aliases List all aliases for remote systems, as well as their canonical names. Aliases may be specified in the `sys' file. -l, --local Print the UUCP name of the local system, rather than listing the names of all the remote systems. Standard UUCP options: -x type, --debug type Turn on particular debugging types. The following types are recognized: abnormal, chat, handshake, uucp-proto, proto, port, config, spooldir, execute, incoming, outgoing. -I file, --config file Set configuration file to use. -v, --version Report version information and exit. --help Print a help message and exit. SEE ALSO
uucp(1) FILES
/usr/share/uucp/sys UUCP system configuration file used to describe all known sites to the local host. AUTHOR
Ian Lance Taylor <>. Text for this Manpage comes from Taylor UUCP, version 1.07 Info documentation. Taylor UUCP 1.07 uuname(1)

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uuxqt(8)						      System Manager's Manual							  uuxqt(8)

uuxqt - UUCP execution daemon SYNOPSIS
uuxqt [ options ] DESCRIPTION
The uuxqt daemon executes commands requested by uux (1) from either the local system or from remote systems. It is started automatically by the uucico (8) daemon (unless uucico (8) is given the -q or --nouuxqt option). There is normally no need to run this command, since it will be invoked by uucico (8). However, it can be used to provide greater control over the processing of the work queue. Multiple invocations of uuxqt may be run at once, as controlled by the max-uuxqts configuration command. OPTIONS
The following options may be given to uuxqt. -c command, --command command Only execute requests for the specified command. For example: uuxqt --command rmail -s system, --system system Only execute requests originating from the specified system. -x type, --debug type Turn on particular debugging types. The following types are recognized: abnormal, chat, handshake, uucp-proto, proto, port, config, spooldir, execute, incoming, outgoing. Only abnormal, config, spooldir and execute are meaningful for uuxqt. Multiple types may be given, separated by commas, and the --debug option may appear multiple times. A number may also be given, which will turn on that many types from the foregoing list; for example, --debug 2 is equivalent to --debug abnormal,chat. The debugging output is sent to the debugging file, which may be printed using uulog -D. -I file, --config Set configuration file to use. This option may not be available, depending upon how uuxqt was compiled. -v, --version Report version information and exit. --help Print a help message and exit. SEE ALSO
uucp(1), uux(1), uucico(8) AUTHOR
Ian Lance Taylor ( Taylor UUCP 1.07 uuxqt(8)

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