Section: Linux User's Manual (1)
Updated: Feb 26, 2001
- Allow write access to your terminal.:
- Disallow write access to your terminal.:
Mesg assumes that its standard input is connected to your terminal. That also means that if you are logged in multiple times, you can get/set the mesg status of other sessions by using redirection. For example "mesg n < /dev/pts/46".
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