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Is there a utility we could use, besides email, to communicate? How does it work? If 2 people are on same UNIX server
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Gary Dewrell earned 500 total points
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Hi aahlawat,
In Linux there is a program called TALK  that you can use to establish a chat session with another user. Not sure if your version of Unix supports t his.
You could also use the Write command.

God Bless
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by:Tintin
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The actual commands are:

talk
write

Case matters.
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by:yuzh
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email will work in most case.

talk and write may be disable by the sys adm.
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