ppl phone Manual Page
ppl phone - List, show or change phone numbers
ppl phone ppl phone <contact> ppl phone <contact> <phone-number> ppl phone <contact> <phone-number> -d, --delete delete phone number -t, --type <type> set the number's type -p, --preferred mark as preferred -P, --not-preferred mark as not preferred
With no arguments, the phone numbers of each contact in the address book are listed.
<contact> is specified, the phone number of that contact is shown.
If both a
<contact> and a
<phone-number> are given, then the number is added
to the contact’s phone numbers.
-d flag is set, then the given
deleted from the specified
--type <type> option to assign a type to the phone number. You can use
this option both when adding a new number or to amend an existing number.
--not-preferred flags are for marking a given phone
number as “preferred” or not. Internally, this status is represented with
TYPE=pref parameter in the
TEL field. Preferred phone numbers are
shown with a
* next to them in the output of
ppl phone <contact>.
$ ppl phone jdoe 0123456789 --type cell $ ppl phone adam 0777111222 $ ppl phone jdoe 0123456789 (cell) $ ppl phone adam: 0777111222 jdoe: 0123456789