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MKFIFO(1)			 User Commands			     MKFIFO(1)

       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

       -m, --mode=MODE
	      set file permission bits to MODE, not a=rw - umask

       -Z, --context=CTX
	      set the SELinux security context of each NAME to CTX

       --help display this help and exit

	      output version information and exit

       Written by David MacKenzie.

       Report mkfifo bugs to
       GNU coreutils home page: <>
       General help using GNU software: <>
       Report mkfifo translation bugs to <>

       Copyright © 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc.	 License  GPLv3+:  GNU
       GPL version 3 or later <>.
       This  is	 free  software:  you  are free to change and redistribute it.
       There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.


       The full documentation for mkfifo is maintained as  a  Texinfo  manual.
       If  the	info  and mkfifo programs are properly installed at your site,
       the command

	      info coreutils 'mkfifo invocation'

       should give you access to the complete manual.

GNU coreutils 8.4		 November 2013			     MKFIFO(1)

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