Process accounting - did anyone ever use it?

Grant Taylor cctalk at
Fri May 31 10:58:38 CDT 2019

On 5/30/19 11:57 PM, Warner Losh wrote:
> I had it enabled on my FreeBSD boxes and got monthly usage stats. I did 
> it to make sure that there were no weird users with time, and that the 
> typical usage was "what I expected". Never detected anything amiss with 
> this, and at some point I retired all those old boxes and with them the 
> monthly reporting email.


This use case seems similar to what I did with disk quotas, or at least 
why.  Sort of a safety measure / monitoring.  Not actually using it for 
(internal funny money) billing purposes.

Grant. . . .
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