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Old 06-18-2007, 01:16 PM   #1
SoulCatcher
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A log of user logins/logouts in SUsE SLES 9


Hello All
Is there a log file which keeps track of user logins/ logouts in SUsE SLES 9?

IE
A log file that will track when users log on and it will give me the date and time of when they logged-in and the date and time for when they logged-out?

I do use the last command but the info is limited and doesnt keep for weeks like I need it to.
Any help is appreciated

Thank you
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Old 06-19-2007, 10:40 AM   #2
Fadoksi
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Hello.

The log where the logins are depends a bit from the distribution.
In Fedora and RedHat they are in /var/log/secure
In Debian they can be found in /var/log/auth.log

They also can be in /var/log/messages
 
  


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