MKFIFOSection: User Commands (1)
Updated: June 2012
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NAMEmkfifo - make FIFOs (named pipes)
SYNOPSISmkfifo [OPTION]... NAME...
Create named pipes (FIFOs) with the given NAMEs.
Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.
- -m, --mode=MODE
- set file permission bits to MODE, not a=rw - umask
- -Z, --context=CTX
- set the SELinux security context of each NAME to CTX
- display this help and exit
- output version information and exit
AUTHORWritten by David MacKenzie.
REPORTING BUGSReport mkfifo bugs to [email protected]
GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>
Report mkfifo translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>
COPYRIGHTCopyright © 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for mkfifo is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and mkfifo programs are properly installed at your site, the command
- info coreutils aqmkfifo invocationaq
should give you access to the complete manual.
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