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OpenSolaris 2009.06 - man page for yes (opensolaris section 1)

yes(1)								   User Commands							    yes(1)

NAME
yes - generate repetitive affirmative output
SYNOPSIS
yes [term]...
DESCRIPTION
The yes utility repeatedly outputs y, or if term is specified, term is output repeatedly. In the output, either y or term is followed by a NEWLINE. Multiple arguments are output separated by spaces and followed by a NEWLINE. To terminate yes, issue an interrupt character. yes can be used to respond programatically to programs that require an interactive response.
ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Availability |SUNWesu | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
SEE ALSO
attributes(5) SunOS 5.11 20 Dec 2006 yes(1)