unixdev.net


Switch to SpeakEasy.net DSL

The Modular Manual Browser

Home Page
Manual: (4.2BSD)
Page:
Section:
Apropos / Subsearch:
optional field

UUCLEAN(8C)                                                        UUCLEAN(8C)



NAME
       uuclean - uucp spool directory clean-up

SYNOPSIS
       uuclean [ option ] ...

DESCRIPTION
       Uuclean will scan the spool directory for files with the specified pre-
       fix and delete all those which are older than the specified  number  of
       hours.

       The following options are available.

       -ppre   Scan  for files with pre as the file prefix.  Up to 10 -p argu-
               ments may be specified.  A -p without any  pre  following  will
               cause all files older than the specified time to be deleted.

       -ntime  Files  whose age is more than time hours will be deleted if the
               prefix test is satisfied.  (default time is 72 hours)

       -m      Send mail to the owner of the file when it is deleted.

       This program will typically be started by cron(8).

FILES
       /usr/lib/uucp         directory with commands used  by  uuclean  inter-
                             nally

       /usr/lib/uucp/spool   spool directory

SEE ALSO
       uucp(1C), uux(1C)



4th Berkeley Distribution       18 January 1983                    UUCLEAN(8C)