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RPC

Section: Linux Programmer's Manual (5)

Updated: 1985-09-26

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NAME

rpc - RPC program number data base

SYNOPSIS

/etc/rpc

DESCRIPTION

The rpc file contains user readable names that can be used in place of RPC program numbers. Each line has the following information:

:name of server for the RPC program

RPC program number

aliases:

Items are separated by any number of blanks and/or tab characters. A '#' indicates the beginning of a comment; characters from the '#' to the end of the line are not interpreted by routines which search the file.

Here is an example of the /etc/rpc file from the Sun RPC Source distribution.

FILES

/etc/rpc
RPC program number data base:

SEE ALSO

getrpcent?(3)

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DESCRIPTION

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SEE ALSO

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