Show the last 20 sessions logged on the machine

last -n 20
change 20 by the number of sessions you want to know (20 it's fair enough)
Sample Output
root     pts/0    Tue May 26 22:02   still logged in   
reboot   system boot  2.4.27-3-386     Tue May 26 20:56          (01:06)    
root     pts/0    Tue May 26 20:22 - down   (00:33)    
reboot   system boot  2.4.27-3-386     Thu May 21 07:32         (5+13:23)   
root     pts/1    Sat May 16 22:36 - 22:54  (00:18)

By: jipipayo
2009-05-26 22:09:09

What Others Think

You can get rid of the "-n " and save 2 characters :P. last -20 is just the same
skinp · 659 weeks and 4 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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