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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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uuname(1)						      General Commands Manual							 uuname(1)

uuname - Displays names of accessible systems SYNOPSIS
uuname [-l] The uuname command displays a list of all the computers accessible to the local system; the list of systems is displayed on standard out- put. STANDARDS
Interfaces documented on this reference page conform to industry standards as follows: uuname: XCU5.0 Refer to the standards(5) reference page for more information about industry standards and associated tags. OPTIONS
Displays the name of the local system. DESCRIPTION
In order for a local system to communicate with a remote system, the remote system must support the UUCP protocol. The accessible remote systems are listed in the /usr/lib/uucp/Systems file. Before copying a file to another system with the uuto command or with the uucp command, issue uuname to determine the exact name of the remote system. NOTES
The uuname utility is marked LEGACY in XCU Issue 5. EXAMPLES
To identify the remote systems connected to the local system, enter: uuname The system responds with a list like the following: hera zeus merlin arthur To identify the name of the local system, enter: uuname -l The system responds with the name of the local system: venus FILES
Spooling directory. Public directory. Lists accessible remote systems. SEE ALSO
Commands: ct(1), cu(1), rmail(1), tip(1), uucico(8), uucleanup(8), uucp(1), uuencode(1), uulog(1), uupick(1), uusched(8), uusend(1), uus- tat(1), uuto(1), uux(1) Standards: standards(5) uuname(1)
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