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Old 05-17-2006, 03:48 PM   #1
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What's source of message: Last Login...?


After boot my linux, I receibe this messages:

Debin GNU/Linux 3.1 ComputerX tty1...
source: /etc/issue (before local login )

last login...
source??????

Linux Computer...
source: /etc/motd (after login)



My question:
What's source of message: last Login...?



Thanks in advance!
 
Old 05-17-2006, 04:08 PM   #2
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/var/run/utmp and /var/run/wtmp record login information.

Commands like who, last and finger read these files to determine your last login. (The files are not pure text so don't try to edit them.)
 
  


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