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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I tried running the command "last" in the server to check the users that were last logged into the system.
However, I get this error :
/var/adm/wtmpx: Value too large for defined data type
How do I proceed to get this info?
I read some forums suggesting to use... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: anaigini45
I have been tasked to change permissions on the wtmpx file to 640. Currently the permissions are at 644. My question is will anything be affected if I change the permissions as shown? Thanks in advance.
Derek (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Derk Berk
we have a solaris 10 box that was handled by a different sysadmin before & now it is turned over to us for system administration. our concern is that if we issue the "last" command, it usually says "wtmp begins current day current month date 02:30". just like this "wtmp begins Thu Mar 7... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: booghaw
I work on solaris 8, 9 and 10 platforms and have encountered an error which is my wtmpx files appear to be corrupted as all entries contain the date 1970 (the birth of unix).
Now this is obviously not the case, so my query is:
1 - Can the existing wtmpx files be manipulated to... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: drestarr96
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a 5000 line config.log file with several "maybe" errors. Any reccomendations on finding solvable problems? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: NeedLotsofHelp
What could possibly happen if wtmpx file got deleted by mistake?
Thanks, (8 Replies)
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in my solaris 9 system wmptx file is not updating so it is not recording any login or logout or any other entry.
can any one tell me how to solve this problem (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: aaysa123
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the wtmpx file on my Sol8 machine, got so big (2GB), that my root partition is almost full now, can I empty that file, I read about it that it contains database of user access and auditing, so in case I emptied it will it affect my system??
Thanks alot (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: aladdin
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Do someone know how to delete entry(some lines)
in file "wtmpx" that command "last" use it.
this file is binary so I cannot edit directy.
root pts/1 noc Fri Mar 3 22:04 still logged in
root pts/1 noc Fri Mar 3 22:01 - 22:02 ... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: arm_naja
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
1 . Thanks everyone who read the post first.
2 . I have a log file which size is 143M , I can not use vi open it .I can not use xedit open it too.
How to view it ?
If I want to view 200-300 ,how can I implement it
3 . Thanks (3 Replies)
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