TELNO(7) TELNO(7) NAME telno - retrieve from Bell Labs phone book SYNOPSIS telno [ datum ... datum ] DESCRIPTION If there are no arguments on the command line, telno reads its arguments, one to a line, from the standard input. Arguments are names, phone numbers, or organization numbers, possibly preceded by a keyword and an equal sign. The first character of a name must be a letter, of a phone number or organization number a digit. Otherwise regular expressions a la grep(1) are accepted. Names are prefixes of last names, or the last name followed by a comma and one initial. Giving a name, a phone number, or an organization number (org=127) produces white pages information. SEE ALSO tel(7) DIAGNOSTICS too long means that the given name has more letters than any name in the phone book. (All the names are truncated to 8 characters before the data arrives on the machine.) None is printed when there are no matches. BUGS The phone book is badly out of date.