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lockname - generate a UUCP lock filename

LOCKNAME(8) System Manager's Manual LOCKNAME(8)

NAME

lockname - generate a UUCP lock filename

SYNOPSIS

/usr/sbin/lockname

DESCRIPTION

lockname is invoked by faxaddmodem and probemodem to generate a UUCP lock filename according to SVR4 conventions.
 
This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution (but may be used by others), because the original program does not have a manual page.

SEE ALSO

hylafax(5), faxaddmodem(8), probemodem(8)

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Dermot Bradley <bradley@debian.org>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system.
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