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hpuxrox
Respected Contributor

"????" user

Ok when I log into the systems and do a "w" it is reporting a '????' users as active.

???? ttyp1 2:56pm 11 -ksh

Does anyone know what this is?
4 REPLIES
sujit kumar singh
Honored Contributor

Re: "????" user

hi

what does

#who -uH

say?
regards
sujit
hpuxrox
Respected Contributor

Re: "????" user

???? ttyp1 Feb 6 14:56 0:18 29151 10.228.245.164
Avinash20
Honored Contributor

Re: "????" user

The user logged in from 10.228.245.164
PID : 29151

ps -ef| grep 29151

>>> This will let you know what it the user doing.
"Light travels faster than sound. That's why some people appear bright until you hear them speak."
Dennis Handly
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: "????" user

Perhaps the /etc/utmp database is messed up? Does this show that "????"?
/usr/sbin/acct/fwtmp < /etc/utmps