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Re: [SLUG] Net send for linux


On Mon, Apr 05, 2010 at 11:37:18PM +1000, Daryl Thompson wrote:
> Is there a Linux equivalent network messaging command like 'NET SEND' in
> windows
> That is i want to be able to send messages to all and individual
> computers on the local network.

I'm sure smbclient with the apprirate options has worked for me in the past.
But last time I tried would have been years ago so who knows.

FWIW, 'net' is a command under linux too; part of the samba suite.

But 'net send' doesn't seem to be one of the commands supported.