The purpose of the
makeallmsg Bourne shell script is to
create a Bourne shell script (default name
that you can use to broadcast an
email message to each member of your class.
makeallmsg script uses the namelist file
required by the
submit program to create the
The advantage of the
script over including the list of
addresses for you entire class in the
To: line of one email message is that
each member of your class will receive her or his own privately
addressed email message.
Usage: makeallmsg [ -f scriptname ] name_list_file 'scriptname' is the name of the script to be produced default is "allmsg" 'name_list_file' is a file containing student user ids, email addresses echo and names, one student per line. Each line is expected to be of the form user id email address name turing email@example.com Alan Mathison Turing Everything after the email address is treated as a part of the name