The GNU Accounting utilities `ac', `accton', `last', `lastcomm', and `sa' add login and process accounting support to GNU/Linux. "Login accounting" provides summaries of system resource usage based on connect time, and "process accounting" provides summaries based on the commands executed on the system.
DocumentationUser manual available in HTML, Info, PostScript, TeX dvi, PDF, ASCII, TeXinfo from http://www.gnu.org/software/acct/manual/accounting.html
This is a GNU package:acct
released on 8 March 2013
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv3orlater||genium||12 January 2014|
Leaders and contributors
|See the 'accounting.info' file in the distribution for a complete list||Contributor|
|Noel Cragg||Current Maintainer|
|Ciaran O'Riordan||Former Maintainer|
Resources and communication
|Required to use||Kernel level support for process and login accounting. This is enabled in Linux by selecting the option "BSD-style process accounting" during compilation.|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 12 January 2014.
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