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

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See Also

Full documentation at: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/tty>
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) tty invocation'

Referenced By

kwalletcli_getpin(1), termios(3), ttyname(3).

March 2017 GNU coreutils 8.27 User Commands