Up: SGI admin Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
From: sgi-faq@viz.tamu.edu (The SGI FAQ group)
Subject: SGI admin Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
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Last-modified: Sat Dec  9 15:33:15 CST 1995
Posting-Frequency: Twice monthly

    SGI admin Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

This is one of the Silicon Graphics FAQ series, which consists of:

    SGI admin FAQ - IRIX system administration
    SGI apps FAQ - Applications and miscellaneous programming
    SGI audio FAQ - Audio applications and programming
    SGI graphics FAQ - Graphics and user environment customization
    SGI hardware FAQ - Hardware
    SGI impressario FAQ - IRIS Impressario
    SGI inventor FAQ - IRIS Inventor
    SGI misc FAQ - Introduction & miscellaneous information
    SGI movie FAQ - Movies
    SGI performer FAQ - IRIS Performer
    SGI pointer FAQ - Pointer to the other FAQs
    SGI security FAQ - IRIX security

Read the misc FAQ for information about the FAQs themselves.  Each FAQ
is posted to comp.sys.sgi.misc and to the news.answers and comp.answers
newsgroups (whose purpose is to store FAQs) twice per month.  If you
can't find one of the FAQs with your news program, you can get it by
anonymous FTP from one of these sites:


Note that rtfm.mit.edu is home to many other FAQs and informational
documents, and is a good place to look if you can't find an answer here.
If you can't use FTP, send mail to mail-server@rtfm.mit.edu with the
word 'help' on a line by itself in the text, and it will send you a
document describing how to get files from rtfm.mit.edu by mail. Send the
command 'send usenet/news.answers/sgi/faq/misc' to get the SGI misc FAQ,
and similarly for the other FAQs. Send the command 'send
usenet/news.answers/internet-services/access-via-email' to get the
"Accessing the Internet by E-Mail FAQ". Finally, the FAQs are on the
World Wide Web at


The SGI FAQs are freely distributable and we encourage wide circulation.
You MUST keep the FAQs intact, including headers and this notice.  The
contents are accurate as far as we know, but the usual disclaimers
apply. (In particular, copies of the SGI FAQs published on paper or
CD-ROM are certain to be out of date!) Please send additions and changes
to sgi-faq@viz.tamu.edu.

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