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Old 11-15-2006, 03:52 AM   #1
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how to check active sendmail user on linux

HOw can i check how many users are actively using the server sendmail and how many of them actually are inactive.

Shall i check on /usr/spool/mail and based on the date to identify it?
--w------- 1 ali root 34447 Jul 21 12:13 ali
--w------- 1 jeff mail 30180 Nov 7 13:24 jeff
-rw-rw---- 1 khai root 705103 Sep 10 23:30 khai
-rw-rw---- 1 mand root 43637 Mar 23 2005 mand

Old 11-15-2006, 04:32 AM   #2
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Hi ahpin,

This may be useful too:-

ps aux | grep sendmail

Old 11-15-2006, 07:31 PM   #3
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Thanks for the reply, but what i want is to check who is the active sendmail user. In other words, i want to find out which user has no access the mailbox may be since few years ago.


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