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xfbbC - Man Page

Console for the fbb mailbox


xfbbC [options]


This is the console client for the xfbbd BBS daemon.


-h <address>

Hostname address of the xfbbd server.

-d <file>

Download remote configuration file.

-u <file>

Upload configuration file.


Display remote directory.


Data filtering. Control characters are discarded.

-p <port>

IP port number (default 3286).

-w <password>

password of the callsign as defined in passwd.sys.

-i <callsign>

Callsign used for connection.


Console connection.

-m <channel>

Displays a connected channel (0 = all channels).


Don't use ncurses.

-s <svc_nb>

Request service number.


Environment variables used by xfbbC are:

XFBBC_HOST : hostname (default localhost).

XFBBC_PORT : socket port (default 3286).

XFBBC_CALL : my callsign.

XFBBC_PASS : password string of passwd.sys in xfbbd.


This manual page was written by Joop Stakenborg <pa3aba@debian.org>.