Administration of REXEC on a client machine is simply a matter of installing the REXEC software.
You may choose, however, to create links from the rexec command to the REXEC services defined on a remote machine. The rexec command is the user interface to the REXEC facility. When you link services to rexec, your users can enter abbreviated commands to invoke a remote service.
The standard REXEC services are linked to the
command by default when the software is installed.
If a user wants to run
on a server named
for example, the user enters
With the link removed, the user enters
rexec sftig rquery
For information about creating and removing hard or symbolic links, see ln(1).