Copyright (c) 1993 Michael Haardt (firstname.lastname@example.org),
Fri Apr 2 11:32:09 MET DST 1993
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(The comments found at the beginning of the groff file "man5/issue.5".)
issue - prelogin message and identification file
is a text file which contains a message or
system identification to be printed before the login prompt.
It may contain various @char
sequences, if supported by the
program employed on the system.
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