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Linux in a Nutshell, Fourth Edition by Aaron Weber, Stephen Figgins, Ellen Siever

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Name

rsh

Synopsis

                  rsh [options] host [command]

Execute command on remote host, or, if no command is specified, begin an interactive shell on the remote host using rlogin.

Options

-d

Enable socket debugging.

-l username

Attempt to log in as username. By default, the name of the user executing rsh is used.

-n

Redirect the input to rsh from the special device /dev/null. (This should be done when backgrounding rsh from a shell prompt, to direct the input away from the terminal.)

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