uuxqt - Executes remote command requests
uuxqt [-ssystem] [-xdebug_level]
program executes specified commands on
designated remote systems.
Specifies the name of the remote system. Use this option
only when starting
manually. The remote system name
is supplied internally when
is started automatically.
Displays debugging information on the screen of the local
is a single digit between 0
and 9. The higher the number specified, the more detailed the debugging information
When uux is entered by a user, the program creates the necessary C.* (Command), D.* (Data), and X.* (Execute) files and places them in the spooling directory on the designated remote system. The uux command then calls the uucico daemon which in turn, tries to contact the designated system to deliver the files. When the files are transferred, uuxqt executes the commands on the designated system.
The uuxqt program searches the spool directories on the designated system for the X.* (Execute) files whose names indicate that they were sent from another system. The command checks each X.* file for the following: All of the required D.* (Data) files must be available and accessible. File commands must be permitted for the requesting system.
program can be executed manually by a user
with superuser privileges. This daemon is executed automatically by the
shell script, which is started periodically by
Lock file which prevents multiple use of device
Limits number of remote command executions
Access permission codes
Commands: uucico(8), uucp(1), uustat(1), uux(1)