[SunHELP] last command not working
Predrag Zecevic - Solaris System Administrator
predrag.zecevic at 2e-systems.com
Fri Oct 29 03:29:00 CDT 2004
I am not conidering anybody's reply to this post as stupid!
It was me who had stupid question: does PROM batery operates and machine
updates date/time? Maybe that should be checked 1st?
Sorry if my post sounded like offense! ;-)
Lund, Dennis wrote:
>We have and issue were the "last" command is NOT displaying accurate data.
>The command only displays login data from May 2004.
>The wtmpx file is updating when a using logs into the server, but May 31st
>is that login displayed.
>wallacc pts/14 xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx Mon May 31 15:20 - 15:29 (00:08)
>perryc pts/14 xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx Mon May 31 11:37 - 11:43 (00:06)
>perryc pts/14 xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx Mon May 31 08:58 - 10:57 (01:58)
>I have run a few tests on another system:
>1. cat /dev/null wtmpx (last still works showing login data)
>2. cat /dev/null utmpx (last still works)
>3. cat /dev/null lastlog (last still works)
>Any ideas as to how we fix this? The server has been rebooted.
>dennis.lund at sciatl.com
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