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Section: User Commands (1)
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Linux NetKit (0.17)
- remote login
[-8EKLd [-e char
starts a terminal session on a remote host
first attempts to use the Kerberos authorization mechanism, described below.
If the remote host does not supporting Kerberos the standard Berkeley
authorization mechanism is used.
The options are as follows:
option allows an eight-bit input data path at all times; otherwise
parity bits are stripped except when the remote side's stop and start
characters are other than
option specifies the local user name to use for authentication with the remote
server. This overrides the default which is the name of the user invoking
option specifies the name of the remote user to login as. This overrides the
default which is the name of the user invoking
option stops any character from being recognized as an escape character.
When used with the
option, this provides a completely transparent connection.
option turns off all Kerberos authentication. This option has no effect since
Kerberos authentication is not available in this version.
option allows the rlogin session to be run in ``litout'' (see
option turns on socket debugging (see
on the TCP sockets used for communication with the remote host.
option allows user specification of the escape character, which is
``~'' by default.
This specification may be as a literal character, or as an octal
value in the form \nnn.
option specifies the port to connect to. This overrides the default
A line of the form ``<escape char>.'' disconnects from the remote host.
Similarly, the line ``<escape char>^Z'' will suspend the
session, and ``<escape char><delayed-suspend char>'' suspends the
send portion of the rlogin, but allows output from the remote system.
By default, the tilde (``~'') character is the escape character, and
normally control-Y (``^Y'') is the delayed-suspend character.
All echoing takes place at the remote site, so that (except for delays)
Flow control via ^S/^Q and flushing of input and output on interrupts
are handled properly.
The following environment variable is utilized by
Determines the user's terminal type.
command appeared in
will be replaced by
in the near future.
More of the environment should be propagated.
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