ps + acct

Daniel teletautala at
Fri Aug 15 10:25:24 MDT 2008

Thank you for your comments.  I have tried these and am not satisfied.
 I will try another route.


On Wed, Jul 30, 2008 at 6:47 PM, Frank Sorenson <frank at> wrote:
> Daniel wrote:
>> ps aux will show which processes is running with the parameters used.
>> acct will log which command was executed.  I want a combination of the
>> two to show which command was executed with what parameters as well as
>> who ran it when and when it stopped.  I need this for a Fedora box and
>> an Ubuntu box.
>> Any help would be appreciated,
>> Daniel
> I suggest looking into systemtap (
>  There's even an example that you can probably modify for your needs
> (/usr/share/systemtap/tapset/process.stp).
> Frank
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