mkfifo - make FIFOs (named pipes)
mkfifo [OPTION] NAME...
Create named pipes (FIFOs) with the given NAMEs.
Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options
set permission mode (as in chmod), not a=rw - umask
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by David MacKenzie.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Copyright © 2002 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is
NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
The full documentation for mkfifo is maintained as a Texinfo manual.
If the info and mkfifo programs are properly installed at your site,
should give you access to the complete manual.
mkfifo (coreutils) 4.5.3 February 2003 mkfifo(1)