tty man page

tty — print the file name of the terminal connected to standard input

TL;DR

tty

Synopsis

tty [OPTION]...

Description

Print the file name of the terminal connected to standard input.

-s, --silent, --quiet
print nothing, only return an exit status
--help
display this help and exit
--version
output version information and exit

Author

Written by David MacKenzie.

Reporting Bugs

GNU coreutils online help: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
Report tty translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>

See Also

Full documentation at: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/t…>
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) tty invocation'

Referenced By

termios(3).

November 2016 GNU coreutils 8.26 User Commands