Linux Command Directory
This directory of Linux commands is from Linux in a Nutshell, 5th Edition.
Click on any of the 687 commands below to get a description and list of available options. All links in the command summaries point to the online version of the book on Safari Bookshelf.
slattach [options] [tty]
TCP/IP command. Attach serial lines as network interfaces, thereby preparing them for use as point-to-point connections. Only a privileged user may attach or detach a network interface.
Run command when the connection is severed.
Exit immediately after initializing the line.
Exit when the connection is severed.
Create UUCP-style lockfile in /var/spool/uucp.
Enable three-wire operation.
Suppress initialization of the line to 8-bit raw mode.
Similar to mesg -n.
Specify protocol, which may be slip, adaptive, ppp, or kiss.
Quiet mode; suppress messages.
Specify line speed.