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NAME

       vboxputty - a self-dialing/-calling vboxgetty (vbox3)

SYNOPSIS

       vboxputty  -d  device -c phonenumber [-w seconds] [-b seconds] [-r num]
       [-x debug] [-e] [-vh]

DESCRIPTION

       vboxputty is a vboxgetty(8), not waiting for, but  triggering  a  phone
       call.  After  connect,  vboxputty  is acting exactly like vboxgetty(8).
       vboxputty exits with 0 if a connection was established, 99 on BUSY.

OPTIONS

       -d, --device device
              use device for this putty.  device is  one  of  /dev/ttyI*,  see
              ttyI(4).

       -c, --call phonenumber
              call phonenumber, do not use any special characters.

       -w, --wait seconds
              wait  seconds seconds after CONNECT, before processing the call.

       -b, --busy seconds
              wait seconds seconds after BUSY, before starting the next try.

       -r, --redial num
              try num times on BUSY before giving up.

       -x, --debug debug
              set debug level to debug.  debug is  a  set  of  the  characters
              EWIAD or FULL, where FULL means full debugging and

                E - error messages
                W - warnings
                I - informations
                A - action messages (main routines)
                D - debugging messages

       -e, --stderr
              log  all  messages  to  stderr instead of writing to the logfile
              /var/log/vboxputty-ttyI*.log.  Use this option with daemontoolssvscan(8) and supervise(8).

       -h, --help
              print usage information and exit.

       -v, --version
              print version information and exit.

SEE ALSO

       vboxgetty(8), ttyI(4)

       http://smarden.org/pape/vbox3/

AUTHOR

       Gerrit Pape <pape@smarden.org>

                                                                  vboxputty(8)