dosspwrite(8) write messages to Windows PC


dosspwrite options


Dosspwrite sends messages to Windows PCs similar to spwrite(8) does for user's terminals in response to the equivalents of the "-w" and "-A" options of gspl-pr(1). This is only done for jobs which originated on Windows PCs.

The Windows PC must be running sprserv for this to be effectual.

If the job was submitted by a user working from a client with a DHCP-allocated IP address, a message may be received on all clients currently logged-in with that user name.


int-config message file


alternative location for help file directory.


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John M Collins, Xi Software Ltd.