Man page of DUMP-ACCT
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dump-acct - print an acct file in human-readable format.
prints a list of all executed processes. This list is written by the kernel
which must be compiled with BSD process accounting enabled (Debian kernel image
have it already enabled). It must be started with
Note that on Debian systems, this is ensured via the init script
All fields are separated by vertical line. Fields are:
User, system and effective times are ticks per second. One tick is usually 1/50
of a second. The
field shows the start time of the process.
- -h, --help
Prints the usage string and default locations of system files to standard output
- -n, --num recs
Number of lines to print.
- -r, --reverse
Start printing from last records.
- -R, --raw
Print raw records, not human-readable.
The system wide process accounting file. See
for further details.
The GNU accounting utilities were written by Noel Cragg <[email protected]>.
This manual page was written by Ognyan Kulev <[email protected]> and updated
by Daniel Baumann <[email protected]> for the Debian project (but may be used by
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