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Show who is logged on and find out what they are doing

Terminal - Show who is logged on and find out what they are doing
watch w
2013-05-07 15:02:41
User: techie
Functions: watch
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Show who is logged on and find out what they are doing

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Cool. I did not know about w. Convenient when collaborating with another admin. I think those who downvote are mostly Mac users. There is no watch on OS X installed by default. But there is an equivalent one-liner:

while :; do clear; your_command; sleep 2; done

See http://stackoverflow.com/questions/9574089/osx-bash-watch-command

Comment by vicuv 79 weeks and 6 days ago

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