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acctsh(1M)							    acctsh(1M)

       acctsh:	 chargefee,  ckpacct,  dodisk,	lastlogin,  monacct,  nulladm,
       prctmp, prdaily, prtacct, shutacct, startup, turnacct  -	 shell	proce‐
       dures for accounting

       login-name number


       [files ...]




       file [heading]


       Can be invoked to charge a
		      number  of  units to login-name.	A record is written to
		      to be merged with other accounting  records  during  the

       Should be initiated via
		      It  periodically	checks the size of If the size exceeds
		      blocks,  1000  by	 default,  is  invoked	with  argument
		      switch.	If  the number of free disk blocks in the file
		      system falls below 500, automatically turns off the col‐
		      lection  of  process accounting records via the argument
		      to When at least this number of blocks is restored,  the
		      accounting  will	be  activated  again.  This feature is
		      sensitive to the frequency at which is executed, usually

       Should be invoked by
		      to  perform  the disk accounting functions.  By default,
		      it will do disk accounting on the special	 files	in  If
		      the  flag	 is  used,  it	does  a slower version of disk
		      accounting by login directory.  files specifies the  one
		      or  more filesystem names where disk accounting is to be
		      done.  If files is used, disk accounting will be done on
		      these  filesystems  only.	  If  the  flag is used, files
		      should be mount points of mounted filesystem.  If	 omit‐
		      ted,  they should be the special file names of mountable

       Invoked by     to update which shows the last date on which  each  user
		      logged in (see runacct(1M)).

       Should be invoked once each month or each accounting period.
		      number indicates which month or period it is.  If number
		      is not given, it	defaults  to  the  current  month  (01
		      through  12).   This default is useful if is to executed
		      via on the first day of  each  month.   creates  summary
		      files in and restarts summary files in

       Creates	      file  with mode 664 and ensures that owner and group are
		      It is called by various accounting shell procedures.

       Can be used to print the session record file normally
		      created by (see acctcon(1M)).

       Invoked by     (see runacct(1M)) to format a  report  of	 the  previous
		      day's accounting data.  The report resides in where mmdd
		      is the month and day of the report.  The	current	 daily
		      accounting  reports  may	be  printed by typing prdaily.
		      Previous days' accounting	 reports  can  be  printed  by
		      using  the  mmdd	option and specifying the exact report
		      date desired.  The flag prints a report  of  exceptional
		      usage by login id for the specifed date.	Previous daily
		      reports are cleaned up and therefore inaccessible	 after
		      each  invocation	of  The flag prints a report of excep‐
		      tional resource usage by command, and  can  be  used  on
		      current day's accounting data only.

       Can be used to format and print any total accounting

       Should be invoked during a system shutdown
		      to  turn	process	 accounting  off and append a "reason"
		      record to

       Should be called by system startup scripts
		      to turn the accounting on whenever the system is brought

       An interface to
		      (see  acct(1M))  to turn process accounting or The argu‐
		      ment turns accounting off, moves the current to the next
		      free name in then turns accounting back on again.	 (incr
		      is a number starting with and incrementing  by  one  for
		      each additional file.)  is called by and thus can be run
		      under and used to keep to a reasonable size.

       holds all accounting commands listed in section (1M) of this manual
       accumulator for fees
       working directory
       current file for per-process accounting
       used if			  gets large, and during  execution  of	 daily
				  accounting procedure
       contains the limits for exceptional
				  usage by command name
       contains the limits for exceptional usage by login id
       summary directory, should be saved
       login/logoff summary

       acct(1M),  acctcms(1M),	acctcom(1M),  acctcon(1M), acctmerg(1M), acct‐
       prc(1M),	 cron(1M),  diskusg(1M),  fwtmp(1M),   runacct(1M),   acct(2),
       acct(4), utmp(4).


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