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Old 04-04-2004, 10:24 AM   #1
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utmp, wtmp

these files should be in /var/adm but there aren't

how can I install these files? and how I can see the info stored in its (are in binary or plain text?)

Thanks a lot!
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I have /var/log/wtmp. It's binary and you can see it contents by using 'last' command (with parameters).
Old 04-04-2004, 04:58 PM   #3
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No utmp in linux?
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in linux u have utmp in
which krrps records of current logins

wtmp in
keeps record of logins and logout


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