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Linux mkfifo Command Tutorial for Beginners (with Examples)

Mar 23, 2018, 15:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Himanshu Arora)

If you're even a moderate Linux command line user, you must be aware of pipes, a fundamental command line feature that allows processes to communicate. Then there's a concept of named pipes (yeah, pipes with names, so that you can do more with pipes). The mkfifo command lets you create such named pipes.

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