Solved

Send Message to Other Linux Computer

Posted on 2011-03-06
13
283 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Hi,

In a given location i have 20 -25 systems all having either  SLED 11 and SLED 11 SP1 OS

Now the thing is i want to send messages to all 20-25 systems.
The Message should PopUp like a Alert Window Box.

Kindly suggest how to achieve this.


0
Comment
Question by:CCBRONET
  • 8
  • 5
13 Comments
 
LVL 16

Expert Comment

by:santoshmotwani
Comment Utility
you can use LinPopUp ( it uses samba )
0
 

Author Comment

by:CCBRONET
Comment Utility
LinPopUp dependencies cant be resolved with SLED... i tried to find its lib files but no luck...

ny other option....



0
 
LVL 16

Expert Comment

by:santoshmotwani
Comment Utility
0
 

Author Comment

by:CCBRONET
Comment Utility
@santoshmotwani

./configure
checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
checking whether build environment is sane... yes
checking for a thread-safe mkdir -p... /bin/mkdir -p
checking for gawk... gawk
checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... yes
checking for pkg-config... /usr/bin/pkg-config
checking pkg-config is at least version 0.9.0... yes
configure: error: gnome-doc-utils >= 0.3.2 not found



i get this error
0
 

Author Comment

by:CCBRONET
Comment Utility
also i want to send message amoung different linux system....

ie from my Desktop ill send message to those 20-25 system


and ya zenity is not helpful over ssh sending
LinpopUP doesnt work too... gives some smbclient error...
according to my knw smbclient is used from Linux to windows which is not helpful...
0
 
LVL 16

Expert Comment

by:santoshmotwani
Comment Utility
0
Better Security Awareness With Threat Intelligence

See how one of the leading financial services organizations uses Recorded Future as part of a holistic threat intelligence program to promote security awareness and proactively and efficiently identify threats.

 

Author Comment

by:CCBRONET
Comment Utility
@santoshmotwani
thanks it was a bit helpful in that.... but it acts like a messenger.....


I just want a alert BOX to popup on all the desktop of does 20-25 desktop users......
an example type : zenity --info --text 'Please Log Out'
But only thing is i want 2 send this via SSH to all the system which is not possible i guess...




0
 
LVL 16

Expert Comment

by:santoshmotwani
Comment Utility
hm..... I found this mailing list ....

please have a look , see if this helps :

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-users/2009-March/177059.html
0
 

Author Comment

by:CCBRONET
Comment Utility
@santoshmotwani

couldnt figure how it works.... i tried with the export display...


thanks
0
 

Author Comment

by:CCBRONET
Comment Utility
i just keep on getting



No protocol specified
(zenity:4443): Gtk-WARNING **: cannot open display: :0
0
 
LVL 16

Accepted Solution

by:
santoshmotwani earned 500 total points
Comment Utility
0
 

Author Comment

by:CCBRONET
Comment Utility
nope didnt helped out....
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:CCBRONET
Comment Utility
.....
0

Featured Post

IT, Stop Being Called Into Every Meeting

Highfive is so simple that setting up every meeting room takes just minutes and every employee will be able to start or join a call from any room with ease. Never be called into a meeting just to get it started again. This is how video conferencing should work!

Join & Write a Comment

The purpose of this article is to fix the unknown display problem in Linux Mint operating system. After installing the OS if you see Display monitor is not recognized then we can install "MESA" utilities to fix this problem or we can install additio…
Network ports are the threads that hold network communication together. They are an essential part of networking that can be easily ignore or misunderstood, my goals is to show those who don't have a strong network foundation how network ports opera…
Illustrator's Shape Builder tool will let you combine shapes visually and interactively. This video shows the Mac version, but the tool works the same way in Windows. To follow along with this video, you can draw your own shapes or download the file…
This video gives you a great overview about bandwidth monitoring with SNMP and WMI with our network monitoring solution PRTG Network Monitor (https://www.paessler.com/prtg). If you're looking for how to monitor bandwidth using netflow or packet s…

772 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

10 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now