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rlogin - Unix, Linux Command
- remote login
starts a terminal session on a remote host
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 sides stop and start
characters are other than
option stops any character from being recognized as an escape character.
When used with the
option, this provides a completely transparent connection.
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.
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 users terminal type.
command appeared in
BSD 4.2 .
will be replaced by
in the near future.
More of the environment should be propagated.