Creates a chan pipe facade around another channel, making it possible, for example to use a reflected channel with <@. Can also be used to work around the fact that exec (and therefore open) ignore encoding and translation in the case of <@.
chan provides various operations on a channel, including many that have been available using a mix of other commands. action indicates what to do with the channel. Any unique abbreviation for an action is acceptable. The valid actionss are:
AMG: chan aggregates all the commands you'll need for working with channels, except creating traditional channels (it can only create pipes and reflected channels). Use open or socket or an extension command, same as always. If you find a core channel command not incorporated as a chan subcommand, please report it.
Renamed actions (available as another command as well)