SunOS man pages : mkfifo (1)
mkfifo - make FIFOs (named pipes)
mkfifo [OPTION] NAME...
Create named pipes (FIFOs) with the given NAMEs.
set permission mode (as in chmod), not a=rw - umask
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by David MacKenzie.
Report bugs to <email@example.com>.
Copyright O 2001 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying condi-
tions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY
or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
The full documentation for mkfifo is maintained as a Texinfo
manual. If the info and mkfifo programs are properly
installed at your site, the command
should give you access to the complete manual.
mkfifo (fileutils) 4.Last change: April 2001 1