Provided by: coreutils_7.4-2ubuntu2_i386
mkfifo - make FIFOs (named pipes)
mkfifo [OPTION]... NAME...
Create named pipes (FIFOs) with the given NAMEs.
Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options
set file permission bits to MODE, not a=rw - umask
set the SELinux security context of each NAME to CTX
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by David MacKenzie.
Report mkfifo bugs to email@example.com
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Copyright © 2009 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU
GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for mkfifo is maintained as a Texinfo manual.
If the info and mkfifo programs are properly installed at your site,
info coreutils 'mkfifo invocation'
should give you access to the complete manual.