This publication, AIX Version 4.3 System User's Guide: Communications and Networks, is for end-users running the following AIX applications: Mail, Message Handler (MH), Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), Basic Networking Utilities (BNU), and Asynchronous Terminal Emulation (ATE). It provides overviews, concepts, and procedures on receiving and sending mail and messages, transfering files (ftp command), printing files from and to a remote system, running commands on other systems, communicating between local and remote systems, and customizing the communications environment.
This book is intended for end users who need information on AIX communications applications and services.
The following highlighting conventions are used in this book:
|Bold||Identifies commands, keywords, files, directories, and other items whose names are predefined by the system.|
|Italics||Identifies parameters whose actual names or values are to be supplied by the user.|
|Monospace||Identifies examples of specific data values, examples of text similar to what you might see displayed, examples of portions of program code similar to what you might write as a programmer, messages from the system, or information you should actually type.|
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The following books contain related information:
AIX and Related Products Documentation Overview, order number SC23-2456.
AIX Version 4.3 System User's Guide: Operating System and Devices, order number SC23-4121
AIX Version 4.3 System Management Guide: Communications and Networks, order number SC23-4127
AIX Version 4.3 INed Editor User's Guide, available on the AIX Version 4.3 Base Documentation CD only.
The following list identifies other documentation that describes functions available in AIX products.
Peek, Jerry. MH and xmh: E-mail for Users and Programmers. Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly & Associates, 1995.
Todino, Grace, and Dale Dougherty. Using UUCP and Usenet. Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly & Associates, 1991.
Krol, Ed. The Whole Internet User's Guide and Catalog. Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly & Associates, 1993. (Order number SR28-4852)
You can order publications from your sales representative or from your point of sale.
To order additional copies of this book, use order number SC23-4122.
See AIX and Related Products Documentation Overview for information on related publications and how to obtain them.