January 14, 2001
Process accounting with lastcomm and sa
Author: JT Smith
BSDToday details process accounting on the BSD family of Unix operating systems. "One of the tools I used was lastcomm -- the command for showing last commands executed. This article covers the basics of enabling process accounting and shows a few examples of using lastcomm and sa to read and use the accounting data. These tools can help monitor user activity and system usage."