ATRM(1)ATRM(1)NAMEatrm - remove jobs spooled by at or batch
SYNOPSISatrm [-afi] [ [job #] [user]...]
The atrm utility removes delayed-execution jobs that were created with
the at(1) command, but have not yet executed. The list of these jobs
and associated job numbers can be displayed by using atq(1).
atrm removes each job-number you specify, and/or all jobs belonging to
the user you specify, provided that you own the indicated jobs.
You can only remove jobs belonging to other users if you have
The following options are supported:
All. Removes all unexecuted jobs that were created by the current
user. If invoked by the privileged user, the entire queue is
Force. All information regarding the removal of the specified
jobs is suppressed.
Interactive. atrm asks if a job should be removed. If the
response is affirmative, the job is removed.
Spool area for at jobs
See environ(5) for descriptions of the following environment variables
that affect the execution of atrm: LANG, LC_ALL, LC_COLLATE, LC_CTYPE,
LC_MESSAGES, and NLSPATH.
Affirmative responses are processed using the extended regular expres‐
sion defined for the yesexpr keyword in the LC_MESSAGES category of the
user's locale. The locale specified in the LC_COLLATE category defines
the behavior of ranges, equivalence classes, and multi-character col‐
lating elements used in the expression defined for yesexpr. The locale
specified in LC_CTYPE determines the locale for interpretation of
sequences of bytes of text data a characters, the behavior of character
classes used in the expression defined for the yesexpr. See locale(5)SEE ALSOat(1), atq(1), auths(1), cron(1M), auth_attr(4), attributes(5), envi‐
Jul 16, 2007 ATRM(1)