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Old 08-17-2007, 06:29 AM   #1
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Exclamation how can i as the root know what is the last account logged in this computer


how can i as the root know what is the last account logged in this computer
 
Old 08-17-2007, 06:32 AM   #2
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Try lastb. It shows the last person logged in to the computer, but only if /var/log/btmp exists. If it doesn't, do a 'touch /var/log/btmp'.
 
Old 08-17-2007, 06:36 AM   #3
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You can also try last...based on /var/log/wtmp

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Try lastb. It shows the last person logged in to the computer, but only if /var/log/btmp exists. If it doesn't, do a 'touch /var/log/btmp'.
 
Old 08-17-2007, 07:33 AM   #4
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To clear that up: 'last' shows all user login/outs, 'lastb' shows bad login attempts.
 
  


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