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NAME

atq - Prints the queue of jobs waiting to be run  

SYNOPSIS

atq [-c|-n] [-q queuename] [user...]

The atq command prints the queue of jobs waiting to be run at a later date. These jobs were created with the at command.
 

OPTIONS

Sorts the queue by the time that the at command was issued. Prints only the number of files currently in the queue. Specifies the queue you want to use.
 

DESCRIPTION

With no options, the queue is sorted in the order that the jobs are to be executed.

When a privileged user invokes the atq command without specifying a username, the entire queue is displayed; if a username is specified, only those jobs belonging to the specified user are displayed.
 

EXAMPLES

In order to look at the queue created by the at command, enter: atq

If there are jobs in the queue, a message similar to the following is displayed: root.62169200.a                Tue Sep 12 11:00:00 1990

The .a extension specifies an at job.
 

FILES

Main cron directory. List of allowed users. List of denied users. Spool area.
 

SEE ALSO

Commands:  at(1), atrm(1), cron(8)


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
OPTIONS
DESCRIPTION
EXAMPLES
FILES
SEE ALSO

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